Leopold Barcony was born in Rome, Italy. Barcony made his first trip to the U.S. in 1893 to attend the world's fair in Chicago. After a period in Munich and Paris, he moved to Los Angeles in 1909 and opened a studio in the Citizens Nat'l Bank Bldg. His stay was not long.
Exh: Paris Salon, 1893 (medal).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Los Angeles Times, 1-10-1909; Southern California Artists
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