(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

Footpath in a Forest, Ferns
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Road in the Rye
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Peasant Girl
Abram Efimovich Arkhipov

Oaks in the Old Petergof
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

Picking Berries
Abram Efimovich Arkhipov

Hunchback (study)
Ilia Efimovich Repin

In the North wild
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

On the Volga
Abram Efimovich Arkhipov

The Lake. Study
Isaac Ilich Levitan

Ilia Efimovich Repin

Portrait of V. K. Pleve.
Ilia Efimovich Repin

Forest (etude)
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

On river Kama near Elabuga
Ivan Ivanovich Shishkin

To go for mushrooms
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