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Taras Shevchenko

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Portrait of F. A. Bruni

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of F. A.…

Taras Shevchenko. Portrait of Fedor Antonovich Bruni. Paper, etching 16.2 × 12.2 cm, 16.6 × 12.6 cm (25.4 × 18.6 cm). [St.Petersburg]. 1860. Taras Shevchenko National Museum, inv. g – 865.

Right below the portrait mirror reversed – author's signature and date in etched stroke: Shevchenko // 1860. Below, under the portrait engraved: Fedor Antonovich Bruni.

In the National Museum of Taras Shevchenko stored the second print of the same etching (inv. number g – 679).

Previous storage of the specified instance: property of A. A. Kozachkovsky, V. P. Kakhovski, S. D. Brazol, V. Tarnowski's Chernihiv museum of ukrainian antiquities – № 465, Chernihiv Regional History Museum, Gallery of pictures of T. D. Shevchenko, Kharkiv, Taras Shevchenko Central Museum, Kyiv.

In 1929 exposed at the exhibition of works of Taras Shevchenko in Chernihiv (Catalogue, p. 27, № 1), in 1939 – at the Republican Shevchenko Jubilee Exhibition in Kyiv (Product, № 286).

V. Ja. Tkachenko

After publication: Taras Shevchenko Complete Works in 10 volumes. – Kyiv: ed. Academy of sciences of UkrSSR, 1963, v. 10, № 63 (image), p. 39 (note).