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ID: 500027150
 
Record Type: Person
Johnson, William Henry (American painter and printmaker, 1901-1970)

Note: William Henry Johnson was an African-American artist born in Florence, South Carolina. His work was heavily influenced by Abstract Expressionism.

Names:
Johnson, William Henry (preferred,V,index)
William Henry Johnson (V,display)
Johnson, William H. (V,LC)
Johnson, William Howard (U)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
African-American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
printmaker

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Florence (Florence county, South Carolina, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  Long Island (New York state, United States) (island)

Events:
active:   New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)
active:   Denmark (Europe) (nation)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Johnson, William Henry (I)

Biographies:
(American painter and printmaker, 1901-1970) ..... [BHA Preferred]
(American artist, 1901-1970) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(American artist, 1901-1970) ..... [WCI]
(American artist, 1901-1970) ..... [WCP]
(artist, 1901-1970) ..... [GRL]
(American painter, 1901-1970) ..... [Grove Art]

Sources and Contributors:
Johnson, William H. ........ [GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP, WCP Preferred]
.......................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
.......................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
.......................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 2001002633
Johnson, William Henry ........ [BHA Preferred, WCI Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
.............................................  Witt Computer Index database
.............................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Johnson, William Howard ........ [Grove Art]
...............................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
William Henry Johnson ........ [VP]
...........................................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 88

Subject: ........ [BHA, GRL, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973)
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 88-95; 88
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Two centuries of Black American art (1976)
....................  William H. Johnson, 1901-1970 (1971)
....................  Witt Computer Index database
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 88-95
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