Ezekiel Saw the Wheel

Media - 1967.59.990R-V - SAAM-1967.59.990R-V_1 - 47892
Copied William H. Johnson, Ezekiel Saw the Wheel, ca. 1943-1944, tempera and pen and ink with pencil on paper, recto: 1813 12 in. (45.734.4 cm) verso: 13 1218 in. (34.445.7 cm), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation, 1967.59.990R-V

Artwork Details

Title
Ezekiel Saw the Wheel
Date
ca. 1943-1944
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
recto: 1813 12 in. (45.734.4 cm) verso: 13 1218 in. (34.445.7 cm)
Markings
lower left in ink: W.H. Johnson. backing upper left in black ink: EZEKIEL saw the wheel/from-Negro Spiritual/W.H. Johnson (Z written backwards) backing upper center in colored pencil: Holcha backing lower center in pencil: 14 (in a circle)
Credit Line
Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Mediums Description
tempera and pen and ink with pencil on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure
  • Cityscape
  • Architecture
  • Landscape — celestial — moon
  • Landscape — celestial — sun
  • Religion — Old Testament — Ezekiel
  • Object — other — wheel
Object Number
1967.59.990R-V