1800 to 1900

Entertainment for a young couple

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature

1825 approx.

26.5 x 21.5 cm

Court dancer doing a handstand

Watercolor

1825 approx.

16.1 x 10.7 cm

A dancing girl; single-page painting mounted on album folio. Portraits of celebrities of the Persian Court

Painting on paper

1830 approx.

22.4 x 18 cm

 

Dancing girl reclining on a white rug with foliate design against a dark green pillow.

Painting on paper

1830 approx.

22.4 x 18 cm

A dancing girl. Figure with hennaed hands sitting on an ornate chair placed on a white rug with foliate decoration

Painting on paper

1830 approx.

22.4 x 18 cm

Dancing girl with raised arms and hennaed hands wearing a colourful striped jacket

Painting on paper

1830 approx.

22.4 x 18 cm

Dancing girl with long hair and hennaed hands wearing an ornate red tunic with a blue skirt

Painting on paper

1830 approx.

22.4 x 18 cm

Tchenka, or Persian public dancer (Tchenka ou danseuse publique persane)

Print

1838

Tchenky, or Persian public dancer (Tchenky, or Persian public dancer)

Print

1838

Dancer

Painting, oil on canvas

1850 approx.

162.5 x 102 cm

Location: Georgia, Tbilissi, National Museum

Dancing girl posturing on a carpet (Danseuse posant sur un tapis)

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature

1850 approx.

21 x 14 cm

Post-Safavid period, Qajar style

Female dancer (Danseuse)

Drawing, gouache and gold on paper

1850 approx.

32 x 20 cm

Persian court dancers at Tchekhmakly (Bayadères persanes à Tchekhmakly)

Print, woodcut

1857

17.5 x 23 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Scenes from the Persian life. A halt at Kaswin (Scènes de la vie persane. Une halte à Kaswin)

Print, woodcut

1857

22.7 x 23.2 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Court dancers in a Persian palace (Danse des almées dans un palais Persan)

Print, woodcut

1858

23 x 32.2 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Ceremony in the court

Painting on ceramic tile

1860 approx.

Evening in Enderoum (Soirée dans l’Enderoum)

Print, woodcut

1862

10 x 14.8 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Character sketches in Persia, by a native artist. Dancing girl

Print

1873

9 x 7.2 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Visit of the Shah of Persia to the City – The ball in the Guildhall

Print

1873

30 x 22.5 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

“The beautiful Persian lady”, at the Renaissance Theater: Namouna (Miss Jeanne Hading) before the Prince (Miss Gélabert)

Print, wood

1879

31.2 x 21.6 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

The belly dance (La danse du ventre)

Print, lithograph

1899

9 x 22 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Illustration for the story “L’aventure singulière du beau Noureddin et de la douce Morgiane”

Horse dance (Danse du cheval)

Drawing

1900 approx.

From Dr. Schulz’s collection of Persian objects. Trunk with lacquered painting (Aus der Dr. Schulz’schen Sammlung persischer Kunstgegenstände. Truhe mit Lackmalerei)

Print, woodcut

1900

8 x 10 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Illustration for the story “L’aventure singulière du beau Noureddin et de la douce Morgiane”

From Dr. Schulz’s collection of Persian objects. Copy of a wall painting (Aus der Dr. Schulz’schen Sammlung persischer Kunstgegenstände. Copie eines Wandgemäldes)

Print, woodcut

1900

10.2 x 12.8 cm

Location: Greece, Athens, Alkis Raftis Collection

Persian wedding (Mariage persan)

Painting, oil on canvas

1905

28 x 35 cm

Signed in farsi and dated 1322 (AD 1904-1905)

Sketch for a Persian ballet (Croquis pour un ballet persan)

Print, lithograph, poster

1910 approx.

Costume design for “Danse indo-persane” (Indo-Persian dance): La Marquise Casati

Drawing, gouache on paper

1912

56.8 x 47.4 cm

Dancing girl

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature

1920 approx.

19.5 x 15 cm

Lady dancing in outdoor dress

Drawing, manuscript illumination, miniature

1920 approx.

20 x 15 cm