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 Frederick Alfred Leekney  (C.1900 - )

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Lived/Active: California / China      Known for: painting

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This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Frederick Alfred Leekney was born in Latvia about 1900.  An archaeologist by profession, Leekney traveled all over the world and painted in his leisure.  After a seven-year tour of the Orient, he came to Los Angeles in 1924 and stayed for six years.  While there, he uncovered early frescoes in the San Fernando Mission.  Leaving California in 1930, he returned to Shanghai. 

Exh:  Ruskin Art Club (LA), 1924; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1924; Calif. State Fair, 1930; Paul Elder Gallery (SF), 1930.
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Los Angeles Times, 2-29-1924 & 4-6-1924; SF Chronicle, 7-27-1930; Southern California Artists (Nancy Moure).
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.

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