Leslie Harvey

Born: 1921

Leslie J. Harvey. Sculptor. Woodcarver. Boswarlos, Newfoundland. Active 1980’s -.

Leslie Harvey made primitive painted carvings of animals, birds and people. He also made models of houses and art for his yard. He used ‘as found’ materials including driftwood. He is cited in Grattan, 1983.


Ref: P. Grattan. Flight of Fancy, Newfoundland Yard Art. St. Johns, Newfoundland. Memorial University Art Gallery. 1983.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).