1908 - 1995
Elsa Haertter was a creative visual artist. Elsa Haertter was born in 1908 and died in 1995. Artists like George Anthony Beck, Carlo Dradi, Edward Camp Day, Josep Ferre Revascall, and Marianne Fayol were also born in 1908.
Further Biographical Context for Elsa Haertter
Elsa Haertter was born in 1908 and was largely influenced 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 period 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 surrounding the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.