William R. Beal
William R. Beal is an established artist, William R. Beal was born in 1914. Also born in 1914 and of this same generation are Georges Borgeaud, Kitti Baart, Chaim Beller-Ilex, Francis Joseph Broadhurst, and Dorothy Atkins.
Further Biographical Context for William R. Beal
Born in 1914, William R. Beal was predominantly influenced by the 1930s. on a global scale this period can be best characterised by the clash between the world’s foremost political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era took a sinister turn with the beginning of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social furore that preoccupied not only artists, but large swathes of the world’s population.