Soldiers Dancing

  • William H. Johnson, Soldiers Dancing, ca. 1942-1943, recto: tempera and pen and ink on paper mounted on paperboard verso: watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation, 1967.59.162R-V

Title
Soldiers Dancing
Artist
Date
ca. 1942-1943
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet recto: 15 1/2 x 20 1/4 in. (39.3 x 51.4 cm) irregular
sheet verso: 20 1/4 x 15 1/2 in. (51.4 x 39.3 cm) irregular
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the Harmon Foundation

Mediums
Mediums Description
recto: tempera and pen and ink on paper mounted on paperboard verso: watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Figure female – waist length
  • Occupation – art – model
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Recreation – dancing
  • Figure female – nude
  • Dress – uniform – military uniform
Object Number
1967.59.162R-V
Palette
Linked Open Data
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