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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Leon Kroll
RLIN number: NXCP89-A31
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Family background and early education in New York, N.Y., studies in Europe; experiences exhibiting and teaching; associations with the McDowell group; technique and philosophy of painting; work as a muralist; illustrated discussion of 158 of his paintings, drawings and murals.
Extent: Transcript: 259 leaves, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part II, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1957 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1884
Speaker occupation: Artist
Age at speaking: 73
Document date: 1957
Interviewer: Starr, Louis Morris, 1917-1980
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Mural painting and decoration
Topics discussed - Other terms: Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974; Painters; Painting, Modern
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020824-16265