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Original Contemporary Modern Oil on Canvas by Le Roi Johnson, Buffalo, NY


Born in Buffalo, New York, Le Roi C. Johnson was raised a catholic in an eastside project in Buffalo, New York and later became a prominent Buffalo attorney. He is a Canisius College graduate, attended the University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Design and is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. Le Roi is a remarkable painter. He is almost completely self-taught. His early bright colorful work is implicitly autobiographical in theme. Among his influences are his training in commercial art and his sophisticated African Art Collection of thirty years. He successfully fuses geometric abstraction with both his personal experiences and African themes. Lately his style has altered; it has become less geometric and more representational of his human experience, especially as an African American.


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    H 48 in. x W 24 in. x D 1 in.

    H 121.92 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 2.54 cm

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    Buffalo, NY
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