1912 - 1996
Ludovic Altieri was a creative artist, Ludovic Altieri was born in 1912 and died in 1996. Artists Lester O. Schwartz, Alexander Alkhovsky, Sidney Lazarus, Stern J. Bramson, and Daniel Adams are of the same generation.
Further Biographical Context for Ludovic Altieri
Born in 1912, Ludovic Altieri was predominantly influenced by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s dominant political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government required urgent funds to implement the rapid industrialisation demanded by the first Five Year Plan. It initiated a secret plan to sell off treasures from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), including a preliminary list of two hundred and fifty unique paintings by the Old Masters, many of which found their way to the collection of Andrew Mellon via the New York based art dealing company, Knoedler.