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Leon Kroll  American  1884 -1975
Born: New York City, New York, United States 
Studied: National Academy of Design 
Art Students League, New York City 
Academie Julien, Paris 
Instructors: Jean Pierre Laurens 
Exhibited: Armory Show, New York City 1913
Examples of Work: Art Institute of Chicago 
Baltimore Museum of Art, MD 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Dayton Art Institute, Ohio 
Detroit Institute of Arts 
Indianapolis Museum of Art 
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia 
Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Subjects Known For: Still Life
Industrial Landscapes
Memberships: National Academy of Design p. ANA 1920; NA 1927
American Academy of Arts and Letters 
Boston Art Club 
National Arts Club 
National Institute of Arts and Letters 
New Society of Artists 
Teaching Positions: National Academy of Design 
Art Students League, New York City 
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Leon Kroll was born in New York to an impoverished music loving family. Kroll, however, was drawn to the visual arts, when as a child he would haunt the old red brick and granite Metropolitan Museum of Art. He was earning his own way at fifteen and earned his tuition for the Art Students Le... (More)

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