(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

Portrait of a Young Girl
Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky

Amsterdam by Moonlight
Alexei Bogoliubov

Sunset with Trees
Arkhip Ivanovich Kuindzhi

Allegorical Composition
Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky

Portrait of Alexei Bogoliubov
Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi

On Holiday
Nikolai Dmitrievich Kuznetsov

Alexei Kondratyevich Savrasov

Child on the Snow
Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky

Le Havre
Alexei Bogoliubov

The Mountain Gorge
Vasily Polenov

Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi

The Mediterranean
Nikolai Nikanorovich Dubovskoy

Portrait of Painter Ivan Aivazovsky
Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoi

A Cup of Honey
Konstantin Yegorovich Makovsky
Top 10 museums with Peredvizhniki art
Tretyakov Gallery - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)457 artworks
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)436 artworks
Saratov State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov Region)233 artworks
Russian Federation (St. Petersburg)48 artworks
Russian Federation (Polenovo, Tula Region)48 artworks
Nizhny Novgorod State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Nizhni Novgorod)40 artworks
Kiev National Museum of Russian ArtUkraine (Kiev)29 artworks
Russian Federation (Ples)24 artworks
National Art Museum of the Republic of BelarusBelarus (Minsk)22 artworks
Tula Regional Art MuseumRussian Federation (Tula)21 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1863
Why 1863?: Creation of the group by students of the Imperial Academy of Arts.

End date:  1890