Tobacco gatherers. 1962, oil on canvas, 54×66, EIG
The theme of the painting is typical for Soviet period. By broad brushstrokes and bright color palette the artist showed the movement of clouds, the thrill of the trees and clothes under the force of the wind, as well as the women’s joy of fellowship. The painting is done in a romantic style, is full of emotions and dynamic. The subject of this work was a plot for a monumental painting, that was done at the same year and titled “After rain. Women tobacco-farmers from Tatev”.