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

Jean-François Millet
William Morris Hunt

Honfleur - Fishing Boat
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

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

The Poussin Promenade
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Shepherdess Seated in the Shade
Jean-François Millet

A Chateau in the Park
Paul-Désiré Trouillebert

Goatherd Charming the Goats with a Flute
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Greek Girl
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Paysanne au repos
Jules-Adolphe Breton

The Beach at Villerville at Sunset
Charles Francois Daubigny

Girl Reading by the Water
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Seated Young Woman with Mandolin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Chateau de Rosny
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Norman Milkmaid at Greville
Jean-François Millet

Peasant with Wheelbarrow
Jean-François Millet

Gathering Apples
Jean-François Millet

Mademoiselle de Foudras
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Rebecca at the Well
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
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