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, 1819-1877264 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187952 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916143 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, 1848-19115 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Silver and Roses
Wilhelm Trübner

Beach Scene
Gustave Courbet

Self Portrait
Thomas Eakins

The Spinner
Thomas Eakins

The Indiscrete Servant
François Bonvin

A Dog from Ornans
Gustave Courbet

The Washerwomen
Honoré Daumier

Remise de Chevreuils
Gustave Courbet

Self Portrait
Carl Blechen

Harvest
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Confirmation
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Notre-Dame de Paris
Honoré Daumier

Waves
Gustave Courbet

The Interruption
Adolph von Menzel

Still-Life with Peaches
Gustave Courbet

The Quarry
Gustave Courbet
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900