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, 1798-184024 artworks
François BonvinFrench, 1817-188740 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-186615 artworks
Alejandro CabezaSpanish103 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877275 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187972 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916146 artworks
Count Leopold von KalckreuthGerman, 1855-19284 artworks
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-190018 artworks
Léon Augustin LhermitteFrench, 1844-192558 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905185 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194171 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917120 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-191173 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900