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

The Baptism of Christ
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Saint Sebastian in a Landscape
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Banks of the Oise, Île de Vaux
Charles François Daubigny

Orchard at Harvest Time
Charles François Daubigny

Along the Seine
Charles François Daubigny

Venus Disarming Cupid
Narcisse Dìaz de la Peña

The Potato Harvest
Jean-François Millet

Folles filles
Narcisse Dìaz de la Peña

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

The Banks of the Seine at Conflans
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Rising Path
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Peasants Harvesting
Théodore Rousseau

Fête antique
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)57 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)44 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)31 artworks
Walters Art Museum - BaltimoreUnited States (Baltimore, Maryland)30 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)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