(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
Alejandro CabezaSpanish103 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877266 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187969 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916144 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, 1848-191173 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Landscape of Totalán
Alejandro Cabeza

Landscape of chera
Alejandro Cabeza

The Berlin-Potsdam Railway
Adolph von Menzel

Gustave Courbet

Antonio Machado
Alejandro Cabeza

Portrait of the Artist
Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet

Group of Three Figures
Honoré Daumier

The Wave
Gustave Courbet

Reclining Nude
Gustave Courbet

The skull
Alejandro Cabeza

A Burial at Ornans
Gustave Courbet

La vague (The Wave)
Gustave Courbet

A Young Woman Reading
Gustave Courbet
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900