Skagen Painters
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Impressionism

Dates: 1878-1910

Scandinavian painters who met in the coastal village of Skagen, on the top of Denmark. They followed the French impressionists and painted "en plein air" many bright landscapes and genre scenes, especially fishermen.
People associated with this movement
Anna AncherDanish, 1859-193564 artworks
Michael Peter AncherDanish, 1849-192758 artworks
Christian KrohgDanish, 1852-192515 artworks
Johan KrouthénSwedish, 1858-1932472 artworks
Marie Triepcke KroyerDanish, 1867-19401 artwork
Peder Severin KroyerNorwegian, 1851-190987 artworks
Eilif PeterssenNorwegian, 1852-19285 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906151 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19274 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Spring
Fritz Thaulow

Marie in the Garden
Peder Severin Kroyer

Summer Day in Skagen
Peder Severin Kroyer

Harvest Time
Anna Ancher

Village Street
Johan Krouthén

Brokind
Johan Krouthén

Abbeville
Fritz Thaulow

Cottage with haystack
Johan Krouthén

The Creek in Spring
Johan Krouthén

Vreta Abbey
Johan Krouthén

The Library
Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)59 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)24 artworks
Statens Museum for Kunst - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenhagen)17 artworks
Hirschsprung Collection - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenehagen)10 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)8 artworks
Sweden (Norrköping)6 artworks
Nasjonalmuseet, OsloNorway (Oslo)5 artworks
Den Hirschsprungske SamlingDenmark (Copenhagen)4 artworks
Konstmuseum - GothenburgSweden (Goteborg)3 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)3 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910