1922 - 1992
Fiora Cozzi was a creative artist, Born in 1922, Fiora Cozzi passed away in 1992. Artists like Rudolf Bellenzier, Karel Brezina, Jiri Bradacek, Roman Zbigniew Brzeski, and Bruno Bak were also born in 1922.
Further Biographical Context for Fiora Cozzi
Born in 1922, Fiora Cozzi was predominantly inspired by the 1930s growing up. During the 1930s, many political ideologies such as Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism were engaged in struggles for dominance, and characterised the political atmosphere of the period. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government was in dire need of urgent funds to implement the industrialisation of the Five Year Plan. In a stealthy bid to acquire funds, the government proposed to sell off assets from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), which included some two hundred and fifty paintings by the Old Masters, a number of which had been deemed irreplaceable. Many of the pieces came to be owned by Andrew Mellon, via the New York based art dealing company, Knoedler.