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

Peasants Harvesting
Théodore Rousseau

Self Portrait
Jean-François Millet

Fishing Boars Beached in the Chanel
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Peasant Watering Her Cow
Jean-François Millet

Landscape with Bridge
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Mother and Child on the Beach
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Two Reclining Figures
Jean-François Millet

Landscape
Jules Dupré

Landscape
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Florence - The Boboli Gardens
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Artist's Studio
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Civita Castellana
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Baptism of Christ (study)
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Marsh in the Landes
Théodore Rousseau

Setting out for the Fields
Jules-Adolphe Breton

River Scene
Charles Francois Daubigny

Fisherwoman, Douarnenez
Jules-Adolphe Breton
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)136 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)105 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)30 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