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-François Millet

Portrait of Charles Sumner
William Morris Hunt

Girl by the Water
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Fishing Port
Charles Francois Daubigny

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

A Cow in the Pastures
Constant Troyon

La Marguerite
William Morris Hunt

A Fisherman
Jules Dupré

Bergère avec son troupeau
Jean-François Millet

Louis Robert as a Child
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Evening Star
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Jean-François Millet

Abraham Lincoln
William Morris Hunt

Constant Troyon

Niagara Falls
William Morris Hunt

The Pond at the Entrance to the Woods
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

First Leaves, near Nantes
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Governor Sprague's White Horse
Edward Mitchell Bannister

Mother and Child
William Morris Hunt
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)29 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