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, 1852-192518 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

Johan Krouthén

A Snowy Harbor View
Fritz Thaulow

Portrait of a Married Couple
Peder Severin Kroyer

Old Farm with Geese
Johan Krouthén

Johan Krouthén

Rosehip bush
Johan Krouthén

The Sailboat
Johan Krouthén

The Beach in Skagen
Johan Krouthén

Blooming Fruit Trees
Johan Krouthén

Summer Idyll
Johan Krouthén

Rescue Chairman Lars Kruse
Michael Peter Ancher

Apple Tree (sketch)
Johan Krouthén

The Gulf
Johan Krouthén
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