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A Jig Beyond the Grave, José Guadalupe Posada

A Jig Beyond the Grave

José Guadalupe Posada, c. 1888
At The Moulin Rouge, The Dance, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

At The Moulin Rouge, The Dance

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1890
Bacchanal, Franz Stuck


Franz Stuck, 1905
Ball in Zurich, Marcel Janco

Ball in Zurich

Marcel Janco, 1917
Ballerinas In The Dressing Room, Zinaida Serebriakova

Ballerinas In The Dressing Room

Zinaida Serebriakova, 1923
Biblical scenes, Bodo

Biblical scenes

Bodo, 1953
Blue Dancer, Gino Severini

Blue Dancer

Gino Severini, 1912
Blues, Archibald Motley


Archibald Motley, 1929
Chahut, Georges Seurat


Georges Seurat, 1889-1890
Creole Dance, Pedro Figari

Creole Dance

Pedro Figari, c. 1925
Dance of Life, Edvard Munch

Dance of Life

Edvard Munch, 1899-1900
Dancer, Gino Severini


Gino Severini, 1912
Dancer in a Café, Jean Metzinger

Dancer in a Café

Jean Metzinger, 1912
Dancers, Charles Alston


Charles Alston, 1949
Dancers in Blue, Edgar Degas

Dancers in Blue

Edgar Degas, 1890
Dancers of Tlaxcala, Carlos Mérida

Dancers of Tlaxcala

Carlos Mérida, 1951
Dancers Practicing at the Barre, Edgar Degas

Dancers Practicing at the Barre

Edgar Degas, 1877
Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin, Gino Severini

Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin

Gino Severini, 1912
Eben, ceremonial dancing sword, Kingdom of Benin

Eben, ceremonial dancing sword

c. 1700-1900
Gettin’ Religion, Archibald Motley

Gettin’ Religion

Archibald Motley, 1948
Head of Dancer, Gwendolyn Knight

Head of Dancer

Gwendolyn Knight, c. 1950
La Baker, Loïs Mailou Jones

La Baker

Loïs Mailou Jones, 1977
Moulin Rouge, La Goulue, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Moulin Rouge, La Goulue

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1891
Music (Sketch), Henri Matisse

Music (Sketch)

Henri Matisse, 1907
Negritude, Ben Enwonwu


Ben Enwonwu, 1985
New Year's Night — Cafe Versaille, Anne Goldthwaite

New Year's Night — Cafe Versaille

Anne Goldthwaite, c. 1910
Obitun Dancers, Ben Enwonwu

Obitun Dancers

Ben Enwonwu, 1990
Off for the Honeymoon, Pedro Figari

Off for the Honeymoon

Pedro Figari, c. 1920
Parache, the Dancer, José Tapiro y Baro

Parache, the Dancer

José Tapiro y Baro, 1895-1900
Pericón, Pedro Figari


Pedro Figari, c. 1900
Preparing the Candombe (Decoration), Pedro Figari

Preparing the Candombe (Decoration)

Pedro Figari, c. 1935
Princes of Mali, Ben Enwonwu

Princes of Mali

Ben Enwonwu, 1976
Queen Of Shamakhan from 'Le Coq d'Or', Natalia Goncharova

Queen Of Shamakhan from 'Le Coq d'Or'

Natalia Goncharova, 1913
Sea = Dancer, Gino Severini

Sea = Dancer

Gino Severini, 1914
Spanish Dancer, Albert Gleizes

Spanish Dancer

Albert Gleizes, 1916
The Ballet Dancer, Grégoire Michonze

The Ballet Dancer

Grégoire Michonze, 1934
The Dance (Bailongo), Pedro Figari

The Dance (Bailongo)

Pedro Figari, c. 1925
The Dance Class, Edgar Degas

The Dance Class

Edgar Degas, 1874
The dance of Mekhala and Ramasura, Chakrabhand Posayakrit

The dance of Mekhala and Ramasura

Chakrabhand Posayakrit, 2002
The Dancers V, David Hockney

The Dancers V

David Hockney, 2014
Two Dancers on a Stage, Edgar Degas

Two Dancers on a Stage

Edgar Degas, 1874
Zoopraxiscope, a couple waltzing, Eadweard Muybridge

Zoopraxiscope, a couple waltzing

Eadweard Muybridge, 1893
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