(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Realism

Dates: 1863-1890

Russian artists who wanted to democratize art by travelling in the provinces - hence their name of "ambulants". They mostly painted common people at work and Russian landscapes.
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Bouquet of Flowers
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Girl by the Fence
Nikolai Alekseevich Kasatkin

Ship Timber Grove
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

View on Island, Valaam
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

The Artist's Daughter, S. I. Kramskoy
Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi

Portrait of A. Gallen-Kallela
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Barge Haulers on the Volga
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Portrait of E. Mamontova.
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Old Man with a Crutch
Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi

Town's Roofs in Winter
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Isaac Levitan

Woodland brook
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Alexei Bogoliubov

The Deserter
Abram Efimovich Arkhipov
Top 10 museums with Peredvizhniki art
Tretyakov Gallery - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)220 artworks
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)188 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)7 artworks
Tula Regional Art MuseumRussian Federation (Tula)7 artworks
Saratov State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov Region)5 artworks
Finnish National GalleryFinland (Helsinki)4 artworks
Nizhny Novgorod State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Nizhni Novgorod)2 artworks
National Gallery - PragueCzech Republic (Prague)2 artworks
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)2 artworks
Muzeum Narodowe w WarszawiePoland (Warsaw)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1863
Why 1863?: Creation of the group by students of the Imperial Academy of Arts.

End date:  1890