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, 1847-1906144 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Michael Ancher
Anna Ancher

Early Summer
Johan Krouthén

Girl in White
Christian Krohg

Women of Concarneau
Peder Severin Kroyer

Forest Landscape
Johan Krouthén

Farm with haystack
Johan Krouthén

Breakers on the Coast
Michael Peter Ancher

The Glade
Johan Krouthén

The Sailboat
Johan Krouthén

River
Fritz Thaulow

Self-Portrait
Marie Triepcke Kroyer

Tannefors
Johan Krouthén

Landscape
Johan Krouthén

Thorvald Bindesøll
Michael Peter Ancher
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
Bergen KunstmuseumNorway (Bergen)2 artworks
Nordjyllands KunstmuseumDenmark (Aalborg)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910