(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
Carl BlechenGerman, 1798-184022 artworks
Francois BonvinFrench, 1817-188712 artworks
Léon BonvinFrench, 1834-18665 artworks
Gustave CourbetFrench, 1819-1877235 artworks
Honoré DaumierFrench, 1808-187949 artworks
Thomas EakinsAmerican, 1844-1916141 artworks
Wilhelm LeiblGerman, 1844-19006 artworks
Adolph von MenzelGerman, 1815-1905178 artworks
Peder Mork MønstedDanish, 1859-194159 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Building Site with Willows
Adolph von Menzel

Hounding in Winter
Peder Mork Mønsted

The Mill at Orbe
Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet

The origin of the world
Gustave Courbet

The Gorge
Gustave Courbet

Mending the Net
Thomas Eakins

Thomas Eakins

Nude Woman with a Dog
Gustave Courbet

Woman with a Parasol
Gustave Courbet

Beatrice Bouvet
Gustave Courbet

The Wave
Gustave Courbet

Valley of Ornans
Gustave Courbet
Important dates
Founding date:  1830

End date:  1880