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
Francois BonvinFrench, 1817-188712 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-18666 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877236 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187949 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916143 artworks
Count Leopold von KalckreuthGerman, 1855-19281 artwork
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-19009 artworks
Léon Augustin LhermitteFrench, 1844-192545 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905180 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194159 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917119 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-19115 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900