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, 1849-192757 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, 1847-1906140 artworks
Laurits TuxenDanish, 1853-19272 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Nils Hansteen
Michael Peter Ancher

Autumn Landscape
Johan Krouthén

River
Fritz Thaulow

Blind Kristian Minding a Child
Michael Peter Ancher

Child with Chickens
Johan Krouthén

The Skiers
Fritz Thaulow

Rescue Chairman Lars Kruse
Michael Peter Ancher

View of Linköping
Johan Krouthén

Kossor
Johan Krouthén

Beaulieu
Fritz Thaulow

Sunlit Autumn Road
Johan Krouthén

The Glade
Johan Krouthén

Sunlit redwoods
Johan Krouthén

Cliffs
Johan Krouthén
Top 10 museums with Skagen art
Skagens MuseumDenmark (Skagen)57 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
Bergen KunstmuseumNorway (Bergen)2 artworks
Nordjyllands KunstmuseumDenmark (Aalborg)2 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1878

End date:  1910