(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

Canal in Venice. Sketch
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Bouquet of Flowers
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Swiss landscape
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Road in a Wood
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Field after Harvest
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Portrait of Nikolay Panafidin
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Mixed forest
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Golden autumn
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Portrait of Vera Tretyakova
Ivan Nikolaevich Kramskoy

In the North wild
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Portrait of Vera Repina
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Woodland brook
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Portrait of Natalya Polenova
Nikolai Dmitrievich Kuznetsov

The lake, Russian soil
Isaac Ilich Levitan

On a boundary path
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin
Top 10 museums with Peredvizhniki art
Tretyakov Gallery - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)179 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)165 artworks
State Russian MuseumRussian Federation (St Petersburg)6 artworks
Tula Regional Art MuseumRussian Federation (Tula)4 artworks
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts - MoscowRussian Federation (Moscow)2 artworks
National Gallery - PragueCzech Republic (Prague)2 artworks
Kalinin Regional Picture GalleryRussian Federation (Kaliningrad)1 artwork
Saratov State Art MuseumRussian Federation (Saratov Region)1 artwork
Tver Regional Picture GalleryRussian Federation (Tver)1 artwork
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)1 artwork
Important dates
Founding date:  1863
Why 1863?: Creation of the group by students of the Imperial Academy of Arts.

End date:  1890