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
Karl BlechenGerman, 1798-184027 artworks
François BonvinFrench, 1817-188740 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-186615 artworks
Alejandro CabezaSpanish105 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877276 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, 1844-192579 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905189 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194173 artworks
Wilhelm TrübnerGerman, 1851-1917120 artworks
Fritz von UhdeGerman, 1848-191173 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

River Marne at Chartère
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Fur Coat on a Sofa
Adolph von Menzel

Frank Jay St. John
Thomas Eakins

The Sower
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Seascape at Etretat
Gustave Courbet

Deer in the Snow
Gustave Courbet

Procession near Ploumanac, Brittany
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

The Pair Oared Shell
Thomas Eakins

Menorca
Alejandro Cabeza

Workmen on the Street
Honoré Daumier

Apollo
Honoré Daumier
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900