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Taras Shevchenko. Kamyshin

Taras Shevchenko. Kamyshin. Stained paper and pencil (12.7 × 28.6 cm). [29.VIII 1857]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 913.

Lower left – pencil inscription by hand Shevchenko: 1. Kamyshin.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 142.

In his diary on August 29, 1857 Shevchenko recorded: Today, from midnight to sunrise boat load of firewood near Kamyshin, and I barely had time to make light little sketch of Kamyshin dock with the right bank of the Volga".

Storage areas: property of A. A. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 359, Chernihiv Regional History Museum, Gallery of pictures Shevchenko, Kharkiv.

N. P. Prokopenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1963, v. 10, № 2 (images), p. 7 (notes).