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

Mont Soracte
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Cowherd in a Dell, Souvenir of Brittany
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Souvenir of Riva
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Forestry Workers
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Boats on the Seacoast at Étaples
Charles François Daubigny

Peasant Women Gathering Wood
Jean-François Millet

Cattle Watering
Jules Dupré

Farm Scene
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Les Graves de Villerville
Charles François Daubigny

Le Tonnelier
Charles François Daubigny

Niagara Falls
William Morris Hunt

Cattle in Pasture
Constant Troyon

Evening in Honfleur
Charles François Daubigny

Beach Scene with Horses
William Morris Hunt

Great Oak
Jules Dupré

The Bride
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)144 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)114 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)65 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)56 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)37 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