1913 - 2002
Jean Chevalier was a creative artist, Jean Chevalier, born in 1913, died in 2002. Artists like Manfredo Acerbo, Chi K'Ang, Georg Sand Christiansen, Helena Coelho Marques, and Frances Fullerton Chubb were also born in 1913.
Further Biographical Context for Jean Chevalier
Jean Chevalier was born in 1913 and was primarily influenced by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s predominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the United States, the Great Depression had a tremendous impact on artistic production, with many artists taking inspiration from the agrarian and the humble man in the streets. It was the first time in US history that widespread movements of artists began to address politics, and attempted to use their art to impact society. Artists focused exhibitions on social and political themes such as poverty, lack of affordable housing, anti-lynching, anti-fascism, and workers' strikes.