Frances Fullerton Chubb
1913 - 1979
Frances Fullerton Chubb was a creative visual artist, Born in 1913, Frances Fullerton Chubb passed away in 1979. Also born in 1913 and of this same generation are Jeanne Begien, Bertha Coenen, Gianna Boschi, Albert Abelt, and David Patterson Boyd.
Further Biographical Context for Frances Fullerton Chubb
Born in 1913, Frances Fullerton Chubb's creative work was primarily influenced by the 1930s. The period of the 1930s is characterised by the clashing of a number of political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government needed urgent funds to implement the rapid industrialisation demanded by the first Five Year Plan. It initiated a secret proposal to sell off treasures from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), including a preliminary list of two hundred and fifty priceless paintings by the Old Masters, many which ended up in the collection of Andrew Mellon via the New York based art dealing company, Knoedler.