Stefan Breuling

1924 - 1994

Artist biography

Stefan Breuling was a creative artist, Born in 1924, Stefan Breuling passed away in 1994. Artists born in the same year and of the same generation are Ferruccio Bolognesi, Carlos Añibarro, Alfred Basbous, Chillida, and Gerhard Baumgärtel.

Further Biographical Context for Stefan Breuling

Born in 1924, Stefan Breuling was predominantly inspired by the 1930s. Internationally this period can be best characterised by the duelling of the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. In the Soviet Union, Stalin’s government needed urgent funds to implement the rapid industrialisation demanded by the first Five Year Plan. It initiated a secret proposal to sell off treasures from the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad (St. Petersburg), including a primary 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.

Stefan Breuling