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Leonard Cutrow

 (1910 - 1992)
Leonard A. Cutrow was active/lived in California / Russian Federation.  Leonard Cutrow is known for town-landscape; teacher, designer, commercial artist, watercolor painting.

Leonard Cutrow

Biography from the Archives of askART

Born in Russia, Leonard Cutrow was a watercolor painter, teacher and commercial artist who was active with the California Water Color Society in the 1940s and 1950s. He studied on a fellowship at the Art Center School in Los Angeles and later was a teacher there as well as at the University of Southern California School of Architecture and the Chouinard Art Institute. He lived in Los Angeles.

Gordon McClelland and Jay Last, "California Watercolors"
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"

Biography from the Archives of askART
Born in Russia on Dec. 10, 1910.  By the 1940s Cutrow had settled in Los Angeles where he studied at Art Center School and later taught at that school.  He died in Los Angeles on July 31, 1992, 

Exh:  Calif. Watercolor Society, 1947-51.

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About  Leonard Cutrow

Born:  1910 - Russia
Died:   1992 - Los Angeles, California
Known for:  town-landscape; teacher, designer, commercial artist, watercolor painting