Leo Fontán was born in Douchery (Ardennes). He was a painter from scenes, portrets and interiors.
He was a student from Luc-Olivier Merson, Leon Bonnat and Fernand Carman. Fontán lives in Paris, had exhibitions at the Salon des Artistes Francis where he was a member, and the Salon des Humoristes.
He was also a well known bdsm and spanking artist and died in 1965 in Annecy, France.