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, 1852-19285 artworks
Fritz ThaulowNorwegian, 1847-1906150 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19274 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Winter in Akerselven
Fritz Thaulow

River
Fritz Thaulow

At the Grave
Anna Ancher

Autumn in Roxen
Johan Krouthén

Gerda Ahlborn
Michael Peter Ancher

Farm with haystack
Johan Krouthén

Jacob Sømme
Michael Peter Ancher

Fishermen on Skagens Beach
Peder Severin Kroyer

Farm Idyll
Johan Krouthén

Woman on a Hill
Johan Krouthén

Summer Brook
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