1891 - 1948
Étienne Cournault was an artist, Born in 1891, Étienne Cournault passed away in 1948. Artists Henri Broillet, Stanley Spencer, Hilaire Van Biervliet, Roger Bonnères, and Luigi Bront are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Étienne Cournault
Étienne Cournault was born in 1891 and was primarily inspired by the 1900s and 1910s growing up. The vigorous development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. A variety of collectives and groups of artists across the world developed many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists such as Boccioni, Severini and Balla were hoping to capture the speed and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement called Futurism.