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, 1807-187634 artworks
Jean-François MilletFrench, 1814-187577 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

Young Italian Patriot in the Mountains
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Flute Player at Lake Albano
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Fontainebleau, 'The Raging One'
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Setting out for the Fields
Jules-Adolphe Breton

Volterra - Church and Bell Tower
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Close of Day
Jules-Adolphe Breton

The Reapers
Jules-Adolphe Breton

A Shepherdess and her Flock
Jean-François Millet

View on the Oise
Charles Francois Daubigny

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Boat on a Pond
Charles Francois Daubigny

A Pond in Mortain
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Walk around the Pond
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Sin-le-Noble Road near Douai
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)25 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)13 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)13 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)12 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880