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, 1847-1906146 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Beach with Boats, Lomma
Johan Krouthén

The Farm
Johan Krouthén

Two Fishermen beside a Boat
Michael Peter Ancher

Morning at Hornbaek
Peder Severin Kroyer

Canal with Watermill
Fritz Thaulow

Girl with Dog
Johan Krouthén

Appraising the Day's Work
Michael Peter Ancher

After the Rain
Johan Krouthén

Untitled
Fritz Thaulow

Reading on the Terrace
Johan Krouthén

Christmas Day 1900
Michael Peter Ancher

Autumn in Roxen
Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)58 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
Nordjyllands KunstmuseumDenmark (Aalborg)2 artworks
Philadelphia Museum of ArtUnited States (Philadelphia, PA)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910