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William Henry Johnson

 (1901 - 1970)
William Henry Johnson was active/lived in District Of Columbia, South Carolina / Denmark, Norway.  William Johnson is known for naive genre, figure, still life painting, serigraphs, drawing.

Some Keywords and Quick Facts for William Henry Johnson


Birth / Death:  1901 Florence, South Carolina - 1970 Long Island, New York

Methods for William Henry Johnson

Easel Painting
Illustration, Illustrator
Printmaking, Graphic Arts, Graphic Design

Media for William Henry Johnson

Ceramic Art, Porcelain
Screenprinting, Serigraphy, Silkscreen

Styles for William Henry Johnson

Subjects for William Henry Johnson

Animals, Mammals
Black, African Culture, Figure, Genre
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity, Daily Life
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
New York City
Portraits, Portraiture
Religion, Mysticism, Spirituality
Still Life Objects

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for William Henry Johnson

Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Provincetown, Massachusetts

Teacher for William Henry Johnson

Charles Hawthorne

Schools for William Henry Johnson

Cape Cod School of Art, Student
National Academy of Design School, Student

Awards/Recognition for William Henry Johnson

Harmon Foundation Award

Chronology for William Henry Johnson

Early 20th Century Before 1950

Added Description for William Henry Johnson

Art Educator: Teaching, Lectures, Workshops, Writing
Figure Specialty
Genre Specialty
Harlem Renaissance Artist
LIFE Magazine Featured Artist
Printmaking Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project Artist

Ethnicity for William Henry Johnson

Black, African-American

Exhibition/Expo: Regional/National/International for William Henry Johnson

Texas Centennial Exhibition

Exhibition of Art Association for William Henry Johnson

Salmagundi Club, New York City-

Exhibition of Museum for William Henry Johnson

Harmon Foundation, Harlem
Smithsonian Institution

Exhibition of Special Group for William Henry Johnson

American Negro Exposition, Chicago 1940


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