Lester Johnson, (Landscape) Trees, 1958



✓ Vintage

Watercolor painting by American artist, Lester Johnson.  Expressive brushstrokes of grassy greens depict an abstract expressionist landscape scene.  Large and impactful, a great piece.  

A member of the New York School of painting, Lester Johnson studied abstract and figurative expressionism. He is know for portraits of people from his surroundings; 1950s and 60s Lower East Side and Bowery neighborhoods. His work belongs in the collections of the MoMa, Met, Whitney, Guggenheim, etc.

Origin: New York, United States

Signature: Lester Johnson

Manufacturing: Watercolor Painting

Material: Paper

Condition: Good. The wooden frame has some cosmetic wear, but is sound.  See images.  Wear and inconsistencies are unique to the original item.


Frame - 26.50" H x 41.25" L

Artwork - 25.50" H x 39.50" L

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