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

An Old Chapel in a Valley
Théodore Rousseau

View of Genzano
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Forest of Fountainebleau
Narcisse Dìaz de la Peña

Windswept Landscape
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Gamekeeper
Constant Troyon

Forest of Fontainbleau
Narcisse Dìaz de la Peña

Twilight
Charles François Daubigny

Narni - The Ponte Augusto over the Nera
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Self Portrait
Jean-François Millet

Morning Mist in Ville d'Avray: A Cowgirl
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Girl Reading
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Windmill in Montmartre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Sunset
Charles François Daubigny

A Clearing in the Forest
Narcisse Dìaz de la Peña

The Happy Valley
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Sheepfold, Moonlight
Jean-François Millet
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)144 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)115 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)65 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)59 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)44 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)31 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)30 artworks
Walters Art Museum - BaltimoreUnited States (Baltimore, Maryland)30 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)28 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)28 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880