Buffie Johnson papers, 1938-1991

Johnson, Buffie, b. 1912 d. 2006
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 5.8 linear feet

Collection Summary: A majority of the collection contains printed material relating to the career of Buffie Johnson as a painter. Also included is biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, photographs of Johnson, her work and friends, and writings by Johnson and others.

Biographical/Historical Note: Buffie Johnson (1912-2006) was a painter in New York.

Donated 1972 and 1980 by Buffie Johnson and in 2016 by Jenny Johnson Sykes, Johnson's daughter.

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