(1864 - 1938)
Leonard Moore Davis was active/lived in California, Alaska, Massachusetts. Leonard Davis is known for Alaskan landscape painting, illustrator, mural.
Landscape painter, muralist and illustrator with a specialty in Alaskan
scenes dating from 1898, Leonard Davis was born in Winchendon,
Massachusetts. He also painted extensively in the national parks.
went to New York City College and then worked as a printer and wood
finisher until 1884 when he enrolled in the Art Students League in New
York City for five years. Then he studied in Paris at Ecole des
Beaux-Arts and Academie Julian under Jean Paul Laurens, Jules Lefebvre
and Benjamin Constant.
An itinerant, he made trips to Alaska where he was a gold miner, and he focused his painting skills on scenes of Alaska.
He became a portrait painter, art teacher and lecturer on Alaska. In 1930, h ... Displaying 750 of 858 characters.