Academia meets Fauvism in this vibrant portrait by Leon Kroll.
Faintly signed on verso. Unframed. Some mild restoration.
In 1913 Kroll showed work at the Armory Show.
In addition to his own work, Kroll taught at the Art Students League of New York and the school of the National Academy of Design, where he had his first solo exhibition in 1910, was named as Associate in 1920 and as full Academician in 1927. In 1930, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters
Signature: Signed on verso Leon Kroll, NY