(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
Francois BonvinFrench, 1817-188712 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-18663 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877227 artworks
Honore DaumierFrench, 1808-187947 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916141 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Ornans Paper Mill
Gustave Courbet

Honore Daumier

Apple, Pear and Orange
Gustave Courbet

Thomas Eakins

Harry W. Barnitz
Thomas Eakins

The Chateau d'Ornans
Gustave Courbet

Edward W. Redfield
Thomas Eakins

The Chateau de Chillon
Gustave Courbet

The Good Samaritan
Honore Daumier

Edith Mahon
Thomas Eakins
Top 10 museums with Realist art
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)30 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)20 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)12 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)12 artworks
Musée Fabre - MontpellierFrance (Montpellier)11 artworks
Yale University Art Gallery - New Haven, CTUnited States (New Haven, Connecticut)9 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)9 artworks
Phillips Collection - Washington D.C.United States (Washington, DC)9 artworks
Burrell Collection - GlasgowUnited Kingdom (Glasgow)8 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)8 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880