(1889 - 1943)
Leon Gordon was active/lived in California, New York, Florida / Russian Federation. Leon Gordon is known for figure-genre, illustrator, sculptor.
Born in Borisov, Russia on May 25, 1889. Gordan immigrated to the U.S. in 1904. He studied at the AIC, ASL in NYC, NAD, and Académie Julian in Paris. He was active in Los Angeles in the 1920s and 1930s. Exh: Stendahl Gallery (LA), 1927.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
1933; Painting & Sculpture in Los Angeles, 1900-45.Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here