Carroll, Leon

Carroll, Leon V. (1887-1937)

There is little known about Leon V. Carroll. He specialized in painting floral still life.  He exhibited at shows and galleries in New York City and Connecticut. In 1937 he created three easel paintings for the WPA Federal Arts Project. Though his dates of birth and death are known, the places of these events are not.

 Sources: WPA Artist’s Work Card; AskART; “Here, There, Elsewhere,” New York Times, November 3, 1940.

Leon Carroll

Works of Art Listed in CT Archives’ database from Leon Carroll:

Violet: pencil
Iris: watercolor
Cherry Blossom: watercolor
Unknown: oil
Carroll, Leon