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Taras Shevchenko

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Near Saratov

Taras Shevchenko. Near Saratov

Taras Shevchenko. Near Saratov. Stained paper and pencil (12.3 × 28.5 cm). [31.VIII – 1.IX 1857]. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 592.

Lower left – pencil inscription by hand Shevchenko: 2. Near Saratov.

Top right ink marked: Number 117 – 143.

When parking the steamboat near Saratov quay Shevchenko completed two landscapes – this figure and figure "Saratov", denoting their serial numbers 2 and 3.

Dated by Shevchenko residence time in Saratov.

Storage areas: V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 360 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, № 4 (image), p. 8 (notes).