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A Finding Aid to the Leon Kroll papers, 1905-1974 | Digitized Collection

Leon Kroll papers, 1905-1974

Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974

Painter, Art critic

The papers of Leon Kroll in the Archives of American Art were digitized in 2009. The bulk of the papers have been scanned and total 11,254 images.

Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Collection Information

Size: 6.0 linear feet

Summary: The papers of realist painter, muralist, and art instructor Leon Kroll date from 1905 to 1974 and measure 6.0 linear feet.

Biographical/Historical Note

Leon Kroll (1884-1974) was a painter from New York, N.Y. Kroll was a leading painter during the 1920's and 1930's.

Provenance

Material on reels D326-D331 donated 1968 by Leon Kroll; unmicrofilmed material donated 1976 by Mrs. Leon Kroll, widow of Kroll.

Funding

Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.