Barbizon school
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Realism

Dates: 1830-1880

French realist school. Its painters met in the village of Barbizon, near Paris. They mostly represented peasants at work in the fields.
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Water Carriers
Jules-Adolphe Breton

Landscape with Poplars
Théodore Rousseau

Luzancy, Shaded Trail with Goatherd
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Repose
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

View of a River
Charles Francois Daubigny

A Road through the Trees
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Woman with a Pink Shawl
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Shepherd's Star
Jules-Adolphe Breton

A Shady Resting Place
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Aqueduct in the Valley
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Cliffs at Gruchy
Jean-François Millet

View from the Farnese Gardens, Rome
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Banks of the River
Charles Francois Daubigny

The Stream
William Morris Hunt

The Forest of Fountainebleau
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Self Portrait
George Fuller

A Village near Mantes
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Washerwomen on the Banks of the Oise
Charles Francois Daubigny

John Barnard Swett Jackson
William Morris Hunt
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)102 artworks
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)59 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)53 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)36 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)26 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)18 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)17 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)13 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880