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, 1859-193564 artworks
Michael Peter AncherDanish, 1849-192758 artworks
Christian KrohgDanish, 1852-192515 artworks
Johan KrouthénSwedish, 1858-1932472 artworks
Marie Triepcke KroyerDanish, 1867-19401 artwork
Peder Severin KroyerNorwegian, 1851-190987 artworks
Eilif PeterssenNorwegian, 1852-19286 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906151 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19274 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Sketch
Johan Krouthén

Untitled
Johan Krouthén

Blooming Fruit Trees
Johan Krouthén

Gate
Johan Krouthén

Cabin with Fruit Trees
Johan Krouthén

Cliffs
Johan Krouthén

Cottages by a River
Fritz Thaulow

After the Rain
Johan Krouthén

Chickens by the Barn
Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)59 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)5 artworks
Den Hirschsprungske SamlingDenmark (Copenhagen)4 artworks
Sweden (Linköping)3 artworks
Konstmuseum - GothenburgSweden (Goteborg)3 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910