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Usyr Tau

Taras Shevchenko. Usyr Tau

Taras Shevchenko. Usyr Tau. Colored pencil on paper (19.1 × 29.2 cm). [VII – 8.VIII 1851]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 737.

Lower left – pencil inscription by hand Shevchenko: 27. Usyr Tau.

Top right ink inscription: Number 117 – 51.

Usyr Tau – one of the mountains of the central part of North Ak-Tau. Dated by tentatively defined time stay expedition here.

Other image of Usyr Tau mountain see at the picture "Ak-Tau mountain ridges», see images of these mountains number 8, 11, 12 and number 83, 85, 86, 93.

Storage areas: collection of D. G. Balahovsky, Kyiv City Museum, Ukrainian Historical Museum, Kyiv, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

I. M. Verykivska

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1964, Vol. 9, № 90 (image), p. 50 – 51 (note).