Realism
(An artistic movement)

Dates: 1830-1880

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, 1798-184022 artworks
Francois BonvinFrench, 1817-188712 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-18665 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877235 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187949 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916141 artworks
Count Leopold von KalckreuthGerman, 1855-19281 artwork
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-19008 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905179 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194159 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917119 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-19115 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Peasant Wearing Madras
Gustave Courbet

At Seaby
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Fishing Boat
Gustave Courbet

On the Snowy Path
Peder Mork Mønsted

Studio Wall
Adolph von Menzel

The Road Home
Peder Mork Mønsted

Still Life with Apples
Gustave Courbet

Spring Forest
Peder Mork Mønsted

Galgenberg
Carl Blechen

To the Street
Honoré Daumier
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880