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

Fontainebleau, the Bas-Breau Road
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The River Meuse at Dordrecht
Charles Francois Daubigny

View of a River
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Forêt de Fontainbleau
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Pasture by a Pond
William Morris Hunt

Pond in the Woods
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Fishing Boats Tied to the Wharf
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Pond in Mortain
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Evening Star
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Aqueducts in the Roman Campagna
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Chateau Thierry
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Solitude
Charles Francois Daubigny

Beach Scene
Charles Francois Daubigny

The Water's Edge
Charles Francois Daubigny

Going to Work
Jean-François Millet

Young Brittany girl knitting
Jules-Adolphe Breton

Village on a River: Sunset
Charles Francois Daubigny
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)136 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)104 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)62 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)44 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)37 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)29 artworks
Walters Art Museum - BaltimoreUnited States (Baltimore, Maryland)28 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)27 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)24 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)18 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880