Robert Marion Metcalf
Robert Marion Metcalf was an artist. Robert Marion Metcalf was born in 1902. Also born in 1902 and of this same generation are Raquel Forner, Grigorievich Gerasim Efros, Letitia Munteanu, William Norman Arnold, and Anne D.J. Mccosh Kutka.
Further Biographical Context for Robert Marion Metcalf
Born in 1902, Robert Marion Metcalf was primarily inspired by the 1920s growing up. The notable innovations established in the early years of the 20th century were matured further in the 1920s and 1930s. This period established the careers of many radical and inspiring practitioners in the pictorial arts. However it was a period of reflection following the horrors of the First World War, and significant shifts in politics took place internationally. The philosophy of Marxism was widespread among artist communities and groups. Founded in 1919, the Bauhaus became an essential place for the development of ideas concerning the unification of art, craft and design – an idea which became known as the Gesamtkunstwerk.