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Elaine L. Johnson papers, 1957-1978

Creator:
Johnson, Elaine L., 1928-1979
Subject:
Obregón, Alejandro
Orozco, José Clemente
Sanchez, Emilio
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1.0 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence files regarding her work as an art consultant and author, 1971-1978; manuscripts and notes for a book on Jose Clemente Orozco; writings; transcripts of speeches and interviews; clippings; photos of Johnson; memorandum and a report from the Museum of Modern Art; and miscellany. Also included are 7 untranscribed cassette tapes of Johnson interviewing Jose Clemente Orozco's son, Clemente, and Miguel Ocampo, Alejandro Obregon, Emilio Sanchez and other Latin American artists, 1968-1970.
Citation:
Elaine L. Johnson papers, 1957-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Elaine L. Johnson (1928-1979) was a museum curator and art historian in New York City. Johnson was an associate curator of paintings and sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York who wrote, "Contemporary Painters and Sculptors as Printmakers," 1966.
Provenance:
The donor, Alan W. Johnson, is Elaine Johnson's brother.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art historians
Art, Central American
Hispanic American artists
Interviews
Museum curators
Painters
Photographs
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5485
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209015
AAA_collcode_johnelai
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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