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, 1819-1877265 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187952 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

The Road to Emmaus
Fritz von Uhde

Sleeping Woman (study)
Gustave Courbet

The Trellis
Gustave Courbet

Harvesters near the Farm of Sambre
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Birches with Horse
Wilhelm Trübner

Dante's Inferno
Wilhelm Trübner

Spring idyll
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Théâtre du Gymnase
Adolph von Menzel

The Big Sister
Fritz von Uhde

Barrister
Honoré Daumier

Bouquet of Flowers
Gustave Courbet

Gleaners near the Haystacks
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

A stream in Dyrehaven
Peder Mork Mønsted
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900