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Kroll, Leon 1884-1974

Works: 152 works in 186 publications in 2 languages and 785 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Photographs  Posters  Art  Autographs 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: ND237.K7, 759.13
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Rockwell Kent (1882-1971), George Bellows (1882-1925), Leon Kroll (1884-1974) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of an exhibition of paintings by Leon Kroll by Art Gallery of Toronto ( Book )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War memorial murals by Leon Kroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Katherine Thayer Hobson papers by Katherine Thayer Hobson ( )
in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters, dated 1930-1982, from Malvina Hoffman, Leon Kroll, Colette Roberts, Eero Saarinen, Lawrence Grant White, William Zorach, and others; 2 letters, written in German and dated November, 1931, from the University of Gottingen, Germany, about a bust Hobson sculpted for the university; photographs and slides of Hobson and her sculpture; sketches, including her competition entries for the doors of St. Peter's in Rome; two postcards of her work, "Charlotte Muller," with a description of reactions to that work; writings, notes and printed materials regarding Hobson's legislative interests, her anti-communist activities and her activities in the National Sculpture Society; certificates, clippings, other printed materials and miscellany
Leon Kroll by Leon Kroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1946 in German and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The willows by Leon Kroll ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max Weber papers by Max Weber ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Printed material is extensive and includes exhibition publications, press releases, and two published booklets written by Weber: "Art Consciousness" and "Things." Also found are news clippings, brochures, newsletters, and publications produced by art organizations, schools, and museums. Photographs include portraits and snapshots of Weber, depicting him working in his studio, participating in art juries, at art openings, and with his family. Photographs also depict installation views of exhibitions and numerous photographs of Weber's artwork. Audiovisual materials include one sound recording of a National Gallery program on Max Weber and five reels of motion picture film that include footage of an exhibition at the Forum Gallery in 1975
Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Leon Kroll ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rutherford Boyd papers by Rutherford Boyd ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical information on Rutherford, Harriet and Lydia Boyd; awards and membership certificates; correspondence (some illustrated) with Boyd's wife, Harriet A. Repplier Boyd, and other family members; letters from Josef Albers, Architectural League of New York, Alfred Barr, Elizabeth J. Blake, Claude Bragdon, Central Manual Training School, Philadelphia, Wilford S. Conrow, Edward B. Edwards, Edwin W. Fiske, Leon Kroll, J. Scott Williams and others; and letters of condolence to Boyd's widow; a photocopy of a letter to David Boyd from Conway Scott Williams regarding Dynamic Symmetry; a subject file on the film "Parabola" by Boyd; manuscripts and typescripts of articles by Boyd on design theory; financial documentations and legal records; 2 poems, "Harriet" and Catching the Cat"; sketches; annotated illustration proofs; exhibition announcements and catalogs; photographs of Boyd and his work; and miscellaneous printed materials
Milch Gallery records by Milch Gallery ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The records of Milch Gallery document the business transactions of the corporation and the professional and personal relationships of the Milch brothers with the artists they represented, as well as with the larger community of artists and art dealers between 1911 and 1980. Unfortunately, early correspondence is sparse. In a letter responding to a 1951 request for historical information, Milch replied: "Several years ago [1947] we had to give up our gallery at 108 West 57th Street, and move to smaller quarters here. Since we had no room for old records, we had to destroy most of them."
Philip Evergood papers by Philip Evergood ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One photograph of Evergood, taken by Deana Hoffman and microfilmed under Photos of Artists I. The photograph has now been scanned and subsequently returned to the Evergood papers
To keep our land secure : buy war bonds by Leon Kroll ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poster shows a woman standing on a porch, holding a baby and a piece of paper, with two other children on the porch and a farm in the background
Katharine Lane Weems papers by Katharine Lane Weems ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical material includes sketches and documents, and biographical information on Weems grandfather, Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, and father, Gardiner Lane. Diaries (74 v.), 1906-1983, contain entries relating to art studies and her development as a sculptor; some include clippings and photographs. Correspondence, 1898-1989, includes letters from Gifford Beal, Margaret French Cresson, Charles Grafly, John Gregory, Walker Hancock, Malvina Hoffman, Anna Hyatt-Huntington, Paul Manship, Brenda Putnam, Gurdon Tarbox, and Adolph Weinman, discussing Weems' work and participation in various sculpture organizations. There are four notebooks on art history; recipes for clay and plaster; notes on patinas for bronze; lecture notes; lists of Weems' works and exhibitions; an exhibition guest book, 1931-1957; poems, 1933-1981; invoices and receipts, 1919-1981; copyright records, 1928-1978; and art work, including 15 v. of sketchbooks, 1913-1964, drawings and tracings of animal figures. and a copper printing plate mounted on a wood block
Isabel Bishop papers by Isabel Bishop ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection documents Bishop's painting career, her friendship with other artists, and her participation in several arts organizations. There are scattered biographical documents, correspondence with fellow artists such as Peggy Bacon, Warren Chappell, Edward Laning, and R. B. Kitaj, and with writers, curators, museums, galleries, arts organizations, and others. Also found are arts organization files, Bishop's writings about Warren Chappell and friend Reginald Marsh, notes, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material, photographs of Bishop and her artwork, and photographs of Reginald and Felicia Marsh. Original artwork includes 8 sketchbooks, loose sketches, prints, and watercolor figure studies
Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists by Karl E Fortess ( Recording )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Untranscribed taped interviews, 30 to 60 minutes in length, of painters, sculptors, and printmakers. The interviews were conducted and recorded by Fortess of the School of Fine and Applied Arts, Boston University, in part, under a contract with the Office of Education, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare. Fortess' Final Report on the project, June 1968, summarizes the objective was "to develop a library of taped interviews with contemporary American painters, sculptors, and graphic artists, such interviews to be concerned with questions of technical, professional and personal interest."
Leon Kroll, a spoken memoir by Leon Kroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers relating to the 1913 Armory Show 50th Anniversary Exhibition by Margaret Gillies Carlton ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Business files, letters, photographs and printed material relating to the the 1913 Armory Show, 50th Anniversary exhibition sponsored by the Henry Street Settlement, of which Margaret Carlton was co-chair. Business files relate to committees, contributions, publicity, and guests. Photographs are of the event and many come from the album "Armory Show 1963."
Mills College Art Gallery letters by Mills College ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters to the gallery from Berenice Abbott, Ansel Adams, Josef Albers, Alexander Archipenko, Thomas H. Benton, G. Paul Bishop, Edgar Bissantz, Lou Block, Beniamino Bufano, Douglas Connelly, Imogen Cunningham, Mary Dawson, Richard Dodge, Bill Dole, Misha Dolmkoff, Weiner Drewes, Claire Falkenstein, Lyonel Feininger, William A. Gaw, John Edwards, Joel H. Hildebrand, Clarence Kennedy, Leon Kroll, Gaston Lachaise, Dorothea Lange, Rico Lebrun, Fernand Leger, Katia Mann, Thomas Mann, Pierre Matisse, L. Moholy-Nagy, Alexander Nepote, Richard Neutra, Sonya Noskowiak, Amédée Ozenfant, Homer Page, Jose Perotti, Henry R. Poore, Raynard Puccinelli, Man Ray, Franz Rederer, Rosenberg, Dean Rusk, Karl Schmidt-Rotluff, Bernhard Sopher, Eugene Speicher, Henry Swift, Frederic Taubes, Willard Van Dyke, Hamilton Wolf, Grant Wood, and Roger Sturtevant
Olaf Brauner letters by Olaf M Brauner ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters to Brauner, mainly from artists invited to participate in exhibitions arranged by Brauner at Cornell University. Prominent correspondents include: Giffford Beal, George Bellows, Frank Benson, Karl Bitter, Edith Burroughs, Emil Carlson, John Carlson, Charles Caffin, Arthur Crisp, Randall Davey, Paul Dougherty, Daniel Garber, Lillian Genth, William Glackens, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Charles Hopkinson, Henry Hubbell, John Johansen, William Sargent Kendall; Leon Kroll, Jonas Lie, William Macbeth, William Mason, Gari Melchers, Willard Metcalf, Leonard Ochtman, Bela Lyon Pratt, Maurice Prendergast, A. Phimister Proctor, Edward Redfield, William Ritschel, Walter Sargent, Eugene Speicher, Robert Spencer, D.W. Tryon, C. Howard Walker, Booker T. Washington, Frederick Judd Waugh, and others
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Alternative Names
Abraham Leon Kroll
Kroll, Abraham Leon
Kroll, Leon Abraham
Leon Kroll
English (50)
German (1)