Realism
(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
Carl BlechenGerman, 1798-184023 artworks
François BonvinFrench, 1817-188738 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-186614 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877264 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187952 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916143 artworks
Count Leopold von KalckreuthGerman, 1855-19281 artwork
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-190018 artworks
Léon Augustin LhermitteFrench, 1844-192549 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905183 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194160 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917119 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-19115 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

At the beer garden
Adolph von Menzel

Spring idyll
Peder Mork Mønsted

Entering the Forest
Gustave Courbet

The Artist's Foot
Adolph von Menzel

Pheasants
Wilhelm Trübner

The Wave
Gustave Courbet

Chateau de Chillon
Gustave Courbet

Tit with Roses
Wilhelm Trübner

The Dean's Roll Call
Thomas Eakins

Mending the Net
Thomas Eakins

Sunset over a Danish fjord
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Haymakers
Léon Augustin Lhermitte
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900