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

River with a Distant Tower
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Landscape with Bridge
Théodore Rousseau

Island of Love
Narcisse Diaz de la Pena

Voisinlieu, House by the Water
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Young Woman on a Balcony
William Morris Hunt

Oak Grove, Aprement
Théodore Rousseau

Mountains in Auvergne
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Cows in a Marshy Landscape
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Chalk Cliffs at Yport
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

The Artist's Studio
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Rocks in Amalfi
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Jean-François Millet
William Morris Hunt

View at Riva, Italian Tyrol
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

View of the Ames Family Home
William Morris Hunt

Odalisque
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Justice Lemuel Shaw
William Morris Hunt
Top 10 museums with Barbizon art
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)104 artworks
Musée du Louvre - ParisFrance (Paris)59 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)55 artworks
National Gallery - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)36 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)26 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)25 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)17 artworks
Los Angeles County Museum of ArtUnited States (Los Angeles, California)17 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)16 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)14 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880