Robert M. Dewitt
1912 - 1964
Robert M. Dewitt was a visual artist. Robert M. Dewitt was born in 1912 and died in 1964. Also born in 1912 and of this same generation are Arturo Acebal Idigoras, Georges Akopian, John R. Baxter, Alfons Allard, and Franz Deselaers.
Further Biographical Context for Robert M. Dewitt
Robert M. Dewitt was born in 1912 and was primarily influenced creatively by the 1930s. On a global scale this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s leading political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. n Europe, Surrealism continued to be the dominant artistic trend; a kind of expression and school of thought that by this time had spread worldwide. In Mexico, artists like Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera integrated many of these principals into their radical political ideologies to develop a innovative kind of magic realism.