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

Young Girl with a Large Cap on Her Head
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

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

Field by a River
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Gypsies' Parlor
William Morris Hunt

Solitude, Souvenir of Vigen, Limousin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Pond at the Entrance to the Woods
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Pond (La Mare)
Théodore Rousseau

The Plain of Chailly
Théodore Rousseau

Ponte Nomentano
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Young Nymph and Three Cupids
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Two Peasants in a Forest
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Twilight Landscape
Théodore Rousseau

Head of a Young Woman
William Morris Hunt

Jules Dupré

Charles Francois Daubigny
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)55 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)14 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880