Born in Denver, CO on May 13, 1899, Vera Leeper was a resident of Yorktown Heights and NYC before moving to Los Angeles circa 1940. She died there on June 27, 1969.
Kansas City Art Inst., 1934 (prize); LA City Hall, 1951, 1952.
In: Denver Museum.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Artists of the American West
(Doris Dawdy); American Art Annual
1923-33; Who's Who in American Art
1936-62; Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors & Engravers
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