Charles Greenough Chase
1908 - 1988
Charles Greenough Chase was a visual artist, Charles Greenough Chase was born in 1908 and died in 1988. Artists Juan Antonio De Acha, Balthasar Klossowsky Balthus, Paul Edward Beem, Alexander Corazzo, and Henri Auchere are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Charles Greenough Chase
Born in 1908, Charles Greenough Chase's creative work was primarily inspired by the 1920s. The key innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were developed further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period began the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a time of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place across the world. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Established in 1919, the Bauhaus became an indispensable place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.