Leonard Emory Luce
(1892 - 1952)
Leonard Emory Luce was active/lived in New York, Ohio. Leonard Luce is known for figure, illustrator, commercial art.
Biography Leonard Emory Luce
The following biographical information, submitted October 2005, has been provided by Robert and James Luce, sons of the artist.
Leonard Emory Luce was born on September 27, 1892 an in Ashtabula,
Ohio, where he was subsequently raised. In his youth he was a
"printer's devil" and also managed a sign painting business, in
Stubenville, OH. In 1911, he attended the Cleveland School of
Art. In 1914, he went into advertising with his brother CAL
(Clyde Arthur) in New York City.
He served in WW I in the 37th regiment, corps of engineers
(6/17/16-7/17/19) and attained the rank of corporal. After the
Armistice, he was chosen to remain in France to participate in the AEF
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