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 AncherSwedish, 1859-193556 artworks
Michael-Peter AncherDanish, 1849-19277 artworks
Christian KrohgDanish, 1852-192513 artworks
Johan KrouthénSwedish, 1858-1932472 artworks
Marie Triepcke KroyerDanish, 1867-19401 artwork
Peder Severin KroyerNorwegian, 1851-190983 artworks
Eilif PeterssenNorwegian, 1852-19285 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906105 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Boy in a Boat
Johan Krouthén

Johan Krouthén

River Landscape
Fritz Thaulow

Fritz Thaulow

Summer Idyll
Johan Krouthén

Sunlit Summer Road
Johan Krouthén

Chickens on the Road
Johan Krouthén

Village Street
Johan Krouthén

Summer Day in Skagen
Peder Severin Kroyer

View of Uppsala
Johan Krouthén

Marie in the Garden
Peder Severin Kroyer

Stairs in the Garden
Johan Krouthén

Peder Severin Kroyer

Christian Krogh
Peder Severin Kroyer

Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)30 artworks
Hirschsprung Collection - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenehagen)6 artworks
Statens Museum for Kunst - CopenhagenDenmark (Copenhagen)6 artworks
Den Hirschsprungske SamlingDenmark (Copenhagen)3 artworks
Bergen KunstmuseumNorway (Bergen)2 artworks
Oslo MuseumNorway (Oslo)2 artworks
Nordjyllands KunstmuseumDenmark (Aalborg)2 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)2 artworks
Nationalmuseum - StockholmSweden (Stockholm)2 artworks
Walters Art Museum - BaltimoreUnited States (Baltimore, Maryland)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910