Paul Berçot

1898 - 1970

Artist biography

Paul Berçot was a creative artist, Paul Berçot was born in 1898 and died in 1970. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Oscar Arvid Antonsson, Aenne Sternefeld Biermann, Jozef Andrzejewski, Francis Scott Bradford, and Marjorie Nickles Adams.

Further Biographical Context for Paul Berçot

Born in 1898, Paul Berçot was primarily influenced by the 1900s and 1910s. The vigorous development of pictorial art defined the first decades of the twentieth century. It was an era of experimentation and post-Impressionism, with artists first investigating Expressionism and Abstraction. A variety of collectives and communities of artists across the world evolved many ways of expressing these crucial innovations. In Italy, artists like Boccioni, Severini and Balla were seeking to capture the rapidity and dynamism of the machine age, in a movement called Futurism.