Lilian Horsburgh Cowan-Douglas
Lilian Horsburgh Cowan-Douglas is seen as an established contemporary artist, Lilian Horsburgh Cowan-Douglas was born in 1894. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Edith Mae Brisac, José Camps, Marinus Johan Bies, Franz Helmut Becker, and Archibald Baldwin.
Further Biographical Context for Lilian Horsburgh Cowan-Douglas
Born in 1894, Lilian Horsburgh Cowan-Douglas was predominantly influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The first decades of the 20th century were defined by the vibrant development of visual and pictorial art. These years were an era of experimentation, with artists exploring into ideas surrounding Post-Impressionism, Expressionism and Abstraction. These innovations inspired artist communities and collectives on an international scale, with many groups exploring a variety of ways of communicating their ideas. Across the world, Expressive painting continued to be explored and developed in many countries. In France in the early 1900s, the Nabis explored this movement, and were soon followed by German groups such as Die Brucke and Der Blaue Reiter. Through this movement the careers of some renowned artists such as Kirchner, Franz Marc, and Wassily Kandinsky were developed.