Before 400

Kokh
Coin,
Aspendos, 4-3 B.C.
Dancing woman,
Coin,
Aspendos, 4-3 B.C.

400 - 1600

Silver jug  

A dancer hierodule of the Temple Anahit
III-V ages A. C
Piece of the image on the jug  
A dancer hierodule of the Temple Anahit
III-V ages A. C
Dancers,
Gospel, parchment, manuscript № 740,
Painted by Constantine, 1274
Vardzak – actress-dancer
Sketched from an ancient Armenian miniature.
Reflects the capital armenian letter G.
Vardzak – actress-dancer
Image from the Armenian Gospel of the late XIV century as an example of the man that possessed by a demon.
Kaqavich, kaqavogh – partridge. 
In ancient times dancers in Armenia were called partridges.

A screensaver before Proverbs of Solomon in the Armenian Bible. 
1318, the Monastery of GLADZOR in Syunik (Zangezour) 
Painter – Toros Taronatsi-Mshetsi

Dancers took the pose of one of armenian letters.

Kaqavogh, kaqavich – 
partridge. 
In ancient times dancers in Armenia were called partridges.
Sketched from an ancient armenian miniature.
Kaqaviches – partridges from Sarighamish
In ancient times dancers in Armenia were called partridges.

Kaqavoghs, kaqaviches – partridge-dancer forming a letter of the alphabet,

Bible, parchment, manuscript № 206,
Painted by Stephanos, Hovhannes Tsortsoretsi, Artist: Toros, 1318

Kaqavogh, kaqavich – partridge making letter,

Gospel, parchment, manuscript № 6289,
Artist: Toros Tarontsi-Mshetsi, 1323
Kaqavoghs, kaqaviches – partridge-dancers forming a letter of the alphabet, 
Gospel, paper, manuscript № 2843,
Painted by Karapet – Kronavor, Artist: Zakarna, 1354

Kaqavoghs, kaqaviches – partridge-dancers and gousans forming letters of the alphabet,

Gospel, paper, manuscript № 4778,
Painted by Hovhan Qahana, Artist: Karapet, 1462
Kaqavogh, kaqavich – partridge-dancer forming a letter of the alphabet,
Gospel, paper, manuscript № 7774,
Painted by Khlat, Artist: Hovhannes, 1475
Dancing children make the title letters of the Genesis book.
Gospel, 1491 
scribe: Stephanos
Kaqavoghs, kaqaviches – 
partridge-dancer forming a letter of the alphabet,
Gospel, parchment, manuscript № 5546,
Painted by Alexanos Basentsi, 1531

1600 - 1800

Kaqavogh, kaqavich – partridge making letter,
Gospel, paper, manuscript № 198,
Painted by Sahak Qahana, 1628
Dockley: An Armenian marriage (also found as “A Greek wedding”).
Print, 1723, 24.5 x 34 cm
Moor or Mour, Jean Baptiste van (1671-1737): Armenian wedding (Mariage arménien).
Painting, oil on canvas,1750 approx., 44 x 58 cm.
Kokh
18th century, Matenadaran
Painted by Hakob Joughayetsi

1800 - 1900

Vernier (drawing); Meret (engraving): Dance of Kurdish women – Armenia. Print, wood, 1838, 9.7 x 14.8 cm, Collection Alkis Raftis

Delort, Ch. (drawing); Mély, de (after): An evening at the khan of Panna Khan (Une soirée chez le khan Panna Khan). Print, colored, 1860 approx., 16 x 23.5 cm. Greece, Athens, collection Alkis Raftis.

Kokh, Old Tbilisi,
19th century,
Paited by V. Khojabekyan
Dance on a grave
Old Tbilisi
Painted by V. Khojabekyan
Sarkis Katchadourian (Iranian, 1886–1947)
La danse arménienne devant le mont Ararat
oil on canvas
73 x 117 cm. (28.7 x 46.1 in.)

Teodor Axentowicz (Poland-Armenia, 1859-1938)
Round dance (Kolomyjka)
Painting, oil on canvas. 1895, 85 x 112.5 cm.

Hatherell, W. (drawing): Armenia after the massacres. The bridegroom’s procession at a Moslem wedding at Adana.
Print, 1897, 22.6 x 30.3 cm.
Collection Alkis Raftis

Sarkis Diranian (painting)

Baude (engraving) Intérieur oriental Print, from a painting

1897 16.7 x 23 cm

Greece, Athens

Collection Alkis Raftis

1900 - 2000

Xojabekyan, Vano (1825 – 1922): The dance of the glass or Shushambari. Drawing, 1905 approx.

Xojabekyan, Vano (1825 – 1922): Dance. Paper, ink, ballpoint pen, 21,6 x27,7cm

Hachatrian, S.: Armenian dance. Painting, 1930 approx.

Mariam Arshaki Aslamazian (Russia, 1907-2006)
Song of a hero
Painting, 1944, Armenia, Yerevan, State Gallery.
Circular dance
Sketch, 1946
paper and pencil, 25×40 sm
Sketch, Armenian dance, 1948
paper and pencil, 44,3×68,5 
 
 Souren Stepanyan (1895-1971): Armenian dance
Pola Aivazian-Rossi (Switzerland, 1914-)
Group of dancers (Groupe de danseuses)
Painting, oil on canvas, 1952, 54 x 65 cm
Jean Carzou or Karnik Zouloumian (France, 1907-2000)
Décor design for the ballet “Le loup”
Painting, 1953.
Pola Aivazian-Rossi (Switzerland, 1914-)
Couple of dancers (Couple de danseurs)
Drawing 1956 approx.
Painted by Martiros Saryan (Armenia),
Armenia Landscape,
1959

Grigoryan, Gevorg – Jotto (1897-1976): Armenian Dance, 1961. Paper, Gouache, 11×10,3 sm

Safaryan, Suren: Mountain dance. Painting, oil on canvas, 1972, 85 x 140 cm

Jean Carzou or Karnik Zouloumian (France, 1907-2000)
Janine Charrat
Painting, 1962.
Jean Carzou or Karnik Zouloumian (France, 1907-2000)
Janine Charrat
Painting, 1967.
Dance, 1985
Marble, Polishing / Grinding, turning 
62×32, 5×27 cm
Zaven Khtshyan (1932)

Banknote of 50 drum. Scene from the ballet “Gayane” by Aram Chatchatourian. Print, bichrome, 1998, 6.5 x 12.2 cm.

Unmoved Dancer, 1999
Semerjyan (John) Hovhannes – Jansem
Ter – Grigoryan, Vehik Jalali (1903-1965):
National Dance, Paper and gouache, 16x11sm

2000 - 2020

Line Dance

 Illustration board, watercolor, acrylic,  pencil, ink, metallic acrylic, 12” x18”

Ovakimyan-Zakaryan, Hrachouhi

 

Flower Dance

 Illustration board, acrylic, watercolor, pencil, ink, metallic acrylic, 11.5” x 17.5”

Ovakimyan-Zakaryan, Hrachouhi

By Mr. Tsolak Shahinyan, Armenia, 2015

Works of art by Mr. Martin Akoghlyan, Armenia, 2015

Unclassified works of art

Ancient Armenian sacred ceremony of the Hellenistic period

Armenian line dance

Meliksetyan, Samvel: Armenian Dance

Plate
Armenian women with dance poses 
Close Menu
Translate »