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.
People associated with this movement
Pierre BilletFrench, 1837-19221 artwork
Jules-Adolphe BretonFrench, 1827-190667 artworks
Jean-Baptiste-Camille CorotFrench, 1796-1875561 artworks
Charles Francois DaubignyFrench, 1817-187870 artworks
Narcisse Diaz de la PenaFrench, 1807-187635 artworks
Jean-François MilletFrench, 1814-187579 artworks
Théodore RousseauFrench, 1812-186789 artworks
Paul-Désiré TrouillebertFrench, 1829-190032 artworks
Constant TroyonFrench, 1810-186551 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Beach near Etretat
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Sicilian Odalisque
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Portrait of a Young Girl
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Watering Cattle
Constant Troyon

Forest Clearing in the Limousin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A June Day
Charles Francois Daubigny

Gleaners at sunset
Jules-Adolphe Breton

Dunkirk: The Rear Port
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Panoramic Landscape
Théodore Rousseau

Interior in Kempen
Jules-Adolphe Breton

In the Fields, Evening
Jules-Adolphe Breton

Souvenir of the Lake Nemi Region
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Fontainebleau, Top of a Wooded Quarry
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The River Meuse at Dordrecht
Charles Francois Daubigny

Breton Woman in Prayer
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)61 artworks
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)51 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)46 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)35 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)26 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)13 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)13 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)12 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880