1894 - 1942
Georges Chevalier was a visual artist, Born in 1894, Georges Chevalier passed away in 1942. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are James Edmund Allen, Blanche Gonzalez Camero, Margrete Bartsch, Nina Fedorovna Bourova, and Karl Brutzer.
Further Biographical Context for Georges Chevalier
Georges Chevalier was born in 1894, grew up during the 1900s and 1910s and was inspired by the artistic atmosphere of the time. The dynamic development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first delving into Expressionism and Abstraction. Many different collectives and groups of artists across the globe developed different ways of articulating these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists including Boccioni, Severini and Balla were seeking to capture the speed and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement called Futurism.