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

Sheep Shearing at Barbizon
William Morris Hunt

Marsh Land
Théodore Rousseau

Crecy-en-brie - Road in the Countryside
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Gloucester Harbor
William Morris Hunt

Mademoiselle de Foudras
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Cattle in Pasture
Constant Troyon

Bouquet of Daisies
Jean-François Millet

Interior of Sens Cathedral
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Farm Scene
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Seated Woman, Holding a Mandolin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Landscape with Two Peasant Women
Jean-François Millet

Hound Pointing
Constant Troyon

The Water's Edge
Charles Francois Daubigny

Luzancy, the Path through the Woods
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Train
Edward Mitchell Bannister

Villerville, Normandy
Charles Francois Daubigny

Forest Clearing in the Limousin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Young Girl with a Large Cap on Her Head
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)104 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
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)17 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)14 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880