The stamp is an illustration Anatoly Bazilevich «Aeneas fellow was agile ...» the poem Ivan Kotlyarevsky «Aeneid». Anatoly Bazilevich (7 June 1926 Zhmerynka - June 30, 2005, Kyiv) - Ukrainian painter. In 1953 he graduated from the Kharkov Art Institute. He worked in the field of book and easel, monumental painting. One of the best artists in the contemporary Ukrainian art.|
«Aeneid» - burlesque poem of Ukraine, written by writer Ivan Kotlyarevsky, based on the story of the same name classic poem of the Roman poet Virgil. It tells about the adventures of the Trojan Aeneas Ataman, who, after the destruction of the enemies of the homeland, a few years of wandering, along with his Cossack army bases desirable state in Rome's, future empire. The poem was written during the formation of romanticism and nationalism in Europe, against the background of nostalgia of the Ukrainian elite by the Cossack state.. It is considered the first work written in modern literary Ukrainian language.