(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, 1798-184024 artworks
François BonvinFrench, 1817-188738 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-186614 artworks
Alejandro CabezaSpanish103 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877268 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, 1844-192555 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

Carmelita Requena
Thomas Eakins

Lady with Black Collar
Wilhelm Trübner

The Woodland Glade
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Country Road
Peder Mork Mønsted

Harvest at the Farm on Rue Chaily
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Lake Leman
Gustave Courbet

The Wave
Gustave Courbet

Fritz von Uhde

Juan Carlos I of Spain
Alejandro Cabeza

The Pathetic Song
Thomas Eakins

Canal in Venice
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Burden
Honoré Daumier

The Ornans Paper Mill
Gustave Courbet
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900