Percy Leason papers, circa 1929-2011

Leason, Percy Alexander, b. 1889 d. 1959
Painter, Educator, Illustrator, Portrait painter
Active in New York, N.Y.; Staten Island, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.3 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of painter, illustrator, and educator Percy Leason measure 1.3 linear feet and date from circa 1929 to 2011. The collection documents his career through biographical material, correspondence, diaries, writings and notes, printed material, photographic material, and a scrapbook.

Biographical/Historical Note: Percy Leason (1889-1959) was a painter, illustrator, writer, and educator from Kaniva, Victoria, in Australia.

Donated in 1969-1979 and 2014 by Max A. Leason, Percy Leason's son.

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