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Leon Kelly

 (1901 - 1982)
Leon Kelly was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New Jersey / France.  Leon Kelly is known for surreal figure-genre and non ob easel painting, mural.

Keywords and Quick Facts for Leon Kelly


Birth / Death:  1901 Perpignan, France - 1982 Long Beach Island, New Jersey

Methods for Leon Kelly

Easel Painting
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for Leon Kelly

Fresco
Ink

Styles for Leon Kelly

Cubism, Cubist
Modernism, Modernist (Tradition Breaking)

Subjects for Leon Kelly

Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
Landscape
Marine, Maritime, Nautical, Boats, Canoes
Still Life
Underwater Imagery, Fish, Aquatic Life

Geography/Places Lived and/or Worked for Leon Kelly

Israel

Teachers for Leon Kelly

Arthur Carles
Earl Horter

Schools for Leon Kelly

Academy de la Grand Chaumiere, Student
Philadelphia Museum School of Industrial Art, Student
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Student
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Teacher

Chronology for Leon Kelly

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Collections for Leon Kelly

Sara Roby Foundation

Added Description for Leon Kelly

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Figure Specialty
Genre Specialty
Mural Specialty
WPA: New Deal Federal Arts Project

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for Leon Kelly

Julien Levy Gallery, New York City

Exhibition of Museum for Leon Kelly

Art Institute of Chicago
Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art


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