Johnson, Sargent Claude
American, 20th century, male.
Born 7 October 1887, in Boston; died 10 October 1967, in San Francisco.
Sculptor (including wood), draughtsman, watercolourist, print artist, lithographer, ceramicist. Murals, mosaics.
Sargent Claude Johnson had an unsettled childhood. At the age of ten he lost his father, at the age of fifteen his mother, and was raised first by an uncle, then by his grandparents, and finally in an orphanage in Worcester, Massachusetts. He moved to the Bay area in ...