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, 1834-186610 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877237 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, 1815-1905181 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

Granville, Morning
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

Moor with Peonies
Wilhelm Trübner

Self-Portrait with Hat
Wilhelm Trübner

Mending the Net
Thomas Eakins

Adelheid und Franz
Wilhelm Trübner

The Cloister, Taormina
Peder Mork Mønsted

Near the Fountain
Léon Augustin Lhermitte

The Watering Place
Honoré Daumier

The Hypochondriac
Honoré Daumier

Mother and Child
Honoré Daumier

Seeon Abbey
Wilhelm Trübner

The origin of the world
Gustave Courbet

Cloud Study
Adolph von Menzel

Battling Giants
Wilhelm Trübner

The Game of Chess
Adolph von Menzel
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1900