Painting by Famed Artist Lester Johnson

For Sale by Private Negotiations

Located in Plymouth, Michigan

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Young Man Before a Fence by Lester Johnson*.  Painted in 1963, 24" x 36"

$6,000 or best offer


*Lester Johnson (January 27, 1919 – May 30, 2010) was an American artist. As a figurative expressionist and member of the Second Generation of the New York School, painter Lester Johnson was dedicated to the human figure as means of expression through the many stylistic changes of his oeuvre. In New York, Johnson exhibited at the Martha Jackson Gallery, Zabriskie Gallery, Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer, and James Goodman Gallery as well as having been included in group shows at the Guggenheim, The Whitney, Museum of Modern Art, and Metropolitan Museum of Art. He was elected a member to both the American Academy of Arts & Letters and National Academy of Design.