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, 1859-193569 artworks
Michael Peter AncherDanish, 1849-192758 artworks
Christian KrohgDanish, 1852-192516 artworks
Johan KrouthénSwedish, 1858-1932472 artworks
Marie Triepcke KroyerDanish, 1867-19401 artwork
Peder Severin KroyerNorwegian, 1851-190988 artworks
Eilif PeterssenNorwegian, 1852-19286 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906152 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19274 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Prince Christian of Denmark
Michael Peter Ancher

Eilif Peterssen

Georg Brandes (sketch)
Peder Severin Kroyer

Hip, Hip, Hurrah!
Peder Severin Kroyer

By Grandmother's Sickbed
Michael Peter Ancher

Farm with haystack
Johan Krouthén

Portrait of Ida Westman
Johan Krouthén

On the Canal
Fritz Thaulow

Farm with haystack
Johan Krouthén

Garden with rainbow
Johan Krouthén

High Summer
Johan Krouthén

Marie in red dress
Peder Severin Kroyer
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)63 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)6 artworks
Den Hirschsprungske SamlingDenmark (Copenhagen)4 artworks
Konstmuseum - GothenburgSweden (Goteborg)3 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)3 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910