Oral history interview with Vava Khatchadourian, 1976.
|Creator: ||Khatchadourian, Vava||Project: ||Columbia Armenian Oral History Archive. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||sound recordings: 3 sound discs (60 min., digital ; 4 3/4 in.) Sound recording: 1 sound cassette|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Born in Drebizond, Turkey, 1905; relocation of family to Batum, Azerbaijan; family ownership of factories; reminiscence of Armenian intellectual life in Tbilisi, Georgia: music, theater, art; marital relationship; successful artistic career; creation of frescos; reparation of Indian and Persian paintings; creation of refugee portraits; collaboration with prominent Armenian poet; assistance to refugees escaping Moush, Van; care of refugees in Yerevan and Etchmiadsin; influence as an artist.
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