Ashcan school
(An artistic movement)

Dates: 1908-1920

American art movement of the early 20th century, known for portraying daily life of the urban lower classes, especially in New York City.
People associated with this movement
Gifford BealAmerican, 1879-195628 artworks
George Wesley BellowsAmerican, 1882-1925239 artworks
William James GlackensAmerican, 1870-1938268 artworks
Robert HenriAmerican, 1865-1925323 artworks
George Benjamin LuksAmerican, 1867-1933114 artworks
Jerome MyersAmerican, 1867-194011 artworks
Everett ShinnAmerican, 1876-195384 artworks
John SloanAmerican, 1871-1951135 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Tinsel toes
Everett Shinn

The Singer
Everett Shinn

City Playground
Jerome Myers

Robert Henri

Winter Street Scene
Everett Shinn

Carl Schleicher
Robert Henri

A Day in June
George Wesley Bellows

Central Park in Winter
William James Glackens

The Blue Pool
George Wesley Bellows

El Gallo
John Sloan

The Eddy
George Benjamin Luks

Emma in the Black Print
George Wesley Bellows

The Dream Ride
William James Glackens

The Coffee Line
John Sloan

The Chapman Gallery
George Benjamin Luks
Top 10 museums with Ashcan art
Museum of Art, Fort LauderdaleUnited States (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)54 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Merion, Pennsylvania)29 artworks
Columbus Museum of Art (Ohio)United States (Columbus, Ohio)26 artworks
Brooklyn Museum - New York, NYUnited States (New York)18 artworks
Delaware Art MuseumUnited States (Wilmington, DE)16 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)15 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)13 artworks
Whitney Museum of American Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York City)13 artworks
Phillips Collection - Washington D.C.United States (Washington, DC)11 artworks
Detroit Institute of the ArtsUnited States (Detroit)11 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1908

End date:  1920