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

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Storm
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Honfleur - The Old Wharf
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Young Woman Playing a Mandolin
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Old Beech Tree
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Mount Soracte
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Village on a River: Sunset
Charles Francois Daubigny

The Valley
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Banks of the Thames at Eames
Charles Francois Daubigny

Roman Countryside
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Gleaners
Jean-François Millet

Italian Girl
William Morris Hunt

Rocky Landscape
Théodore Rousseau

Girl at the Fountain
William Morris Hunt

The Hamlet of Optevoz
Charles Francois Daubigny

Monk in White, Seated, Reading
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)102 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)53 artworks
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)51 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)35 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)26 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)17 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)16 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - EdinburghUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh)13 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880