Taras Shevchenko

Poet and writer

Taras Hryhorovych Shevchenko (Ukrainian: Тара́с Григо́рович Шевче́нко, Taras Hryhorovych Shevchenko; 9 Mairch [A.S. 25 Februar] 1814 – 10 Mairch [A.S. 26 Februar] 1861) wis a Ukrainian poet, writer, airtist, public an poleetical figur, as well as fowklearist an ethnographer. His leeterar heritage is regardit tae be the foondation o modren Ukrainian leeteratur an, tae a lairge extent, the modren Ukrainian leid. Shevchenko is kent for mony maisterpieces as a penter an a illustrator.

Taras Shevchenko
Taras Shevchenko selfportrait oil 1840.jpg
Sel-portrait, 1840
BornTaras Hryhorovych Shevchenko[Note a][1]
Тара́с Григо́рович Шевче́нко
Mairch 9 [A.S. Februar 25] 1814
Moryntsi, Kyiv Governorate, Roushie Empire
(now Cherkasy Oblast, Ukraine)
Dee'dMairch 10 [A.S. Februar 26] 1861 (agit 47)
Saunt Petersburg, Roushie Empire
Restin placeShevchenko National Preserve "Taras Hill", Kaniv, Ukraine
Pen nameT.Sh.
K.Darmohrai
Kobzar Darmohrai
Ruel[2]
Perebendya[3]
ThriftPoet an airtist
EthnicityUkrainian
CeetizenshipRoushie Empire
Alma materImperial Academy o Airts, Saunt Petersburg
Period1840–1861
Notable warksKobzar

Signatur

He wis a member o the Sts Cyril an Methodius Britherheid an a academician o the Imperial Academy o Airts.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "National Museum of Taras Shevchenko. Virtual Archives. Metric book". Archived frae the original on 15 Januar 2019. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2014.
  2. Dei, O.I. Dictionary of Ukrainian Pseudonyms and Cryptonyms (16th-20th Centuries). Kiev: Naukova dumka, 1969
  3. Shevchenko, T. To Osnovianenko. Collection of works: in 6 volumes. Kiev: Izbornik, 2003. Vol.1: Poetry 1837-1847. 119-121, 623-628. Print.