Pedro Henrique De Orleans E Bragança


Artist biography

Pedro Henrique De Orleans E Bragança was an artist. Pedro Henrique De Orleans E Bragança was born in 1909. Artists like Edgar Darimont, Gustav Bäuerle, Miguel Deveze, Morris Huberland, and Claire Falkenstein (P)* were also born in 1909.

Further Biographical Context for Pedro Henrique De Orleans E Bragança

Born in 1909, Pedro Henrique De Orleans E Bragança was predominantly influenced by the 1920s. The 1920s and 1930s saw continued development and evolution of the key innovations of the early years of the twentieth century. To have these years as the formative period for an artist was to be surrounded by inspiring practitioners of the visual arts. It was also a time of recovery and introspection after the horrors of the First World War, which saw significant shifts in the political world. Marxism was a predominant political ideology which was also enormously influential amid artists and their communities. important artistic developments included a kind of expressive mannerism which was epitomised by Brancusi, Modigliani and Soutine in Paris. Surrealism advanced throughout the 1920s and 1930s, with a focus on the human unconscious - a key idea of Freudian theory. Important Surrealist artists include Salvador Dali, Giorgio de Chirico, Andre Breton, Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux. Due to its cultural importance, much of this ideology spread across the globe.