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, 1847-1906145 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Trees in Blossom
Johan Krouthén

Night in Dieppe
Fritz Thaulow

Officer's Hall
Johan Krouthén

At Ammern
Johan Krouthén

Gerda Ahlborn
Michael Peter Ancher

Summer Idyll
Johan Krouthén

After the Rain
Johan Krouthén

Rocks and Seagulls
Johan Krouthén

Portrait of G. Egnell
Johan Krouthén

Grazing cows
Johan Krouthén

Elias Erdtman Painting
Johan Krouthén

Sailing boat
Johan Krouthén

The Sick Girl
Michael Peter Ancher

Beach at Skagen
Peder Severin Kroyer
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