Kotliarevsky Photo – Ukrainian poet, playwright, writer, social activist, founder of modern Ukrainian literature. His most famous poem is “Aeneid.”
Ivan Petrovich Kotlyarevsky is one of the first poets who began writing poems and plays folk-Ukrainian. Poet was born in 1769 in Poltava. He participated in the Russo-Turkish War, was director of Poltava free theater.
Taras Shevchenko highly of the work Kotlyarevskogo in his poem “In everlasting memory Kotliarevsky” reflected this.
Kotliarevsky photo you can see in the museum Kotlyarevskogo in Poltava.