(An artistic movement)

Dates: 1830-1900

This movement contains other movements: Peredvizhniki, Barbizon school, Hudson River School

Western artists who aimed to depict Nature without artifice or allegory, mostly by painting landscapes and common people at work.

People associated with this movement
Albert AnkerSwiss, 1831-1910213 artworks
Carl BlechenGerman, 1798-184027 artworks
François BonvinFrench, 1817-188785 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-186617 artworks
Alejandro CabezaSpanish, 1971- ?105 artworks
Dean CornwellAmerican, 1892-196022 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877277 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187973 artworks
Adolf DietrichSwiss, 1877-195717 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916150 artworks
Henri Fantin-LatourFrench, 1836-1904397 artworks
Giovanni FattoriItalian, 1825-190817 artworks
Jean-Louis ForainFrench, 1852-1931115 artworks
Paul GavarniFrench, 1804-18666 artworks
Winslow HomerAmerican, 1836-1910554 artworks
Count Leopold von KalckreuthGerman, 1855-19284 artworks
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-190018 artworks
Léon Augustin LhermitteFrench, 1844-192580 artworks
Jan MankesDutch, 1889-1920103 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905191 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194178 artworks
Norman RockwellAmerican, 1894-1978283 artworks
James TissotFrench, 1836-1902146 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917120 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-191173 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Child with Doll
Albert Anker

Basket of Dahlias
Henri Fantin-Latour

Girl Watering Plants
Winslow Homer

Saying Grace
Norman Rockwell

Adolph von Menzel

Dead Bird
Jan Mankes

Peasant Knitting
François Bonvin

Fritz von Uhde

Cliffs on the Sea Coast
Gustave Courbet

Behind the Scenes
Jean-Louis Forain

Girl in a Garden
Winslow Homer

An October Day
Winslow Homer

The Stay­at­homes
Norman Rockwell

Funeral of a Child
Albert Anker
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900