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, 1859-193562 artworks
Michael Peter AncherDanish, 1849-192758 artworks
Christian KrohgDanish, 1852-192514 artworks
Johan KrouthénSwedish, 1858-1932472 artworks
Marie Triepcke KroyerDanish, 1867-19401 artwork
Peder Severin KroyerNorwegian, 1851-190986 artworks
Eilif PeterssenNorwegian, 1852-19285 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906146 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Grazing cows
Johan Krouthén

Grazing cows
Johan Krouthén

The Farmhouse
Johan Krouthén

Trees in Blossom
Johan Krouthén

Cows on the pasture
Johan Krouthén

Cottage in Autumn
Johan Krouthén

Nils Hansteen
Michael Peter Ancher

Cottage with haystack
Johan Krouthén

The Thaw
Johan Krouthén

Blind Kristian Minding a Child
Michael Peter Ancher

Farm with haystack
Johan Krouthén

Portrait of P. Orre
Johan Krouthén

Girl on the Beach
Peder Severin Kroyer

The Smoke
Fritz Thaulow

Garden in Linköping
Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)57 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)24 artworks
Statens Museum for Kunst - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenhagen)15 artworks
Hirschsprung Collection - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenehagen)9 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)8 artworks
Sweden (Norrköping)6 artworks
Den Hirschsprungske SamlingDenmark (Copenhagen)4 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)3 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)2 artworks
Nordjyllands KunstmuseumDenmark (Aalborg)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910