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Sun Setting, Denmark

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on burlap
Dimensions:
20 3/4 x 25 3/8 in. (52.7 x 64.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Occupation\industry\fishing  Search this
Landscape\time\sunset  Search this
Landscape\Denmark\Kerteminde  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.720
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e996967d-8c91-46ff-80c7-5f3001eec4e0
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edanmdm:saam_1967.59.720

Fright

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paperboard
Dimensions:
17 x 13 7/8 in. (43.2 x 35.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
Figure group\family  Search this
African American  Search this
State of being\emotion\fear  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.21
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.21

Street Musicians

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 7/8 x 13 3/4 in. (45.4 x 35.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Performing arts\music\violin  Search this
Performing arts\music\guitar  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.22
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.22

Portrait with Sunflowers

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
31 3/4 x 22 1/2 in. (80.8 x 57.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Still life\furniture\chair  Search this
Still life\flower\sunflower  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.50
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ce604164-dd46-423b-b38e-35bb2ed4238a
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.50

Three Great Abolitionists: A. Lincoln, F. Douglass, J. Brown

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
John Brown  Search this
Frederick Douglass  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
37 3/8 x 34 1/4 in. (94.9 x 87.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
History\United States\Black History  Search this
Allegory\civic\unity  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.51
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.51

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
28 5/8 x 26 1/2 in. (72.6 x 67.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
Landscape\river  Search this
Figure group\female  Search this
African American  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.52
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c555d783-251a-4008-820d-e9e44efcdcbf
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.52

Crispus Attucks

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Crispus Attucks  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
29 1/2 x 30 7/8 in. (74.9 x 78.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
History\United States\Revolution  Search this
State of being\death\execution  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
History\United States\Boston Massacre  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.53
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7637ad3ea-6e0f-4ebe-8fe1-1767efae9689
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.53

Commodore Peary and Henson at the North Pole

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edwin Peary  Search this
Henson  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
27 5/8 x 35 1/2 in. (70.1 x 90.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Waterscape\boat  Search this
African American  Search this
History\exploration\North Pole  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.54
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b3c7f6ae-edfa-4db1-a8d3-126e6a6ff711
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.54

Street Scene with Churches

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 3/8 x 11 1/8 in. (21.2 x 28.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1930-1935
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\religious\church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.16
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk786c031e4-e948-410b-adac-18966bb4a375
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.16

Breakfast for Madam

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
recto: tempera, pen and ink and pencil on paper verso: pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet recto: 15 3/8 x 11 in. (39.1 x 27.8 cm) irregular sheet verso: 11 x 15 3/8 in. (27.8 x 39.1 cm) irregular
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
African American  Search this
Recreation\leisure\eating and drinking  Search this
Occupation\art\model  Search this
Figure group\male\nude  Search this
Object\fruit  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.17R-V
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.17R-V

High Life, Harlem

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
tempera and pen and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/8 x 11 in. (34.0 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
Dress\uniform\military uniform  Search this
Recreation\cafe  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Harlem  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.18
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79e0a58ea-f048-4173-b436-6ebe8dd6da9d
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.18

Chalets by Jostedal Glacier

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 19 5/8 in. (35.5 x 49.9 cm) irregular
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935-1938
Topic:
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\glacier  Search this
Landscape\Norway  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.19
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ffc843c3-ff37-4c76-91b4-0970b53cefab
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.19

Lom Kirke, Norway

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored woodcut on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 17 1/8 x 16 in. (43.4 x 40.6 cm) irregular
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935-1938
Topic:
Landscape\Norway  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1983.95.20
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a417c709-a290-4803-ba0b-fa0585f4c0d0
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edanmdm:saam_1983.95.20

Portrait of Ilya Bolotowsky

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Ilya Bolotowsky  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 19 3/4 in. (60.9 x 50.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Occupation\art\sculptor  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ilya Bolotowsky
Object number:
1975.87
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b222da5c-1043-4471-9aa1-8d200883c75f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.87

Street in Cassis

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/4 x 25 7/8 in. (54.0 x 65.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1927
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Cityscape\France\Cassis  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Aston Magna Foundation for Music
Object number:
1975.26R-V
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edanmdm:saam_1975.26R-V

Blind Singer

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. (44.6 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
State of being\handicapped\blind  Search this
Performing arts\music\guitar  Search this
Performing arts\music\tambourine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.126
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edanmdm:saam_1971.126

Blind Singer

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. (44.5 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
State of being\handicapped\blind  Search this
Performing arts\music\guitar  Search this
Performing arts\music\tambourine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.127
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edanmdm:saam_1971.127

Breakdown

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
14 1/4 x 18 in. (36.1 x 45.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
African American  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Landscape\time\sunset  Search this
State of being\other\accident  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.128
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk705309cd5-0aad-471f-b251-7893d577375d
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edanmdm:saam_1971.128

Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 17 1/2 x 11 5/8 in. (44.4 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1944-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
State of being\phenomenon\vision  Search this
Religion\Old Testament\Ezekiel  Search this
Object\other\wheel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.129
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ea6b3c8f-f70e-4e95-83e9-a7e4aa21d3f5
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edanmdm:saam_1971.129

Farmer's Rest Day

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
17 1/4 x 14 1/8 in. (43.7 x 35.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1940-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
African American  Search this
Occupation\farm\farmer  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\farmhouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Douglas E. Younger
Object number:
1971.130
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.130

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