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Lesja Ukrainka

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In 1913

Lesja Ukrainka's photo in 1913

Lesja Ukrainka. Kyiv, May 1913. Photo by Ju.Teslenko-Prykhodko (cropped).

The last time Lesya Ukrainka visited Kyiv in April 28 (May 11) – May 12 (25) 1913. She stopped in the apartment of his mother (Mariinsko-Blagoveschenska street, 101). In this apartment poetess' cousin Juri Teslenko-Prykhodko made series of photographs, which was the last in the life of Lesja Ukrainka.

An exact date – 11 (24) May 1913 – provided in edition of 1979 [Lesja Ukrainka. Collected works in 12 volumes. – K.: Naukova Dumka, 1979, vol. 12, p. 80.]

This photo is very successful cropping of original photo Ju.Teslenko-Prykhodko.

After edition: Lesja Ukrainka. – K.: Soviet school, 1979, p. 178.

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