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, 1879-195639 artworks
George Wesley BellowsAmerican, 1882-1925262 artworks
William James GlackensAmerican, 1870-1938293 artworks
Robert HenriAmerican, 1865-1925369 artworks
Edward HopperAmerican, 1882-1967344 artworks
George Benjamin LuksAmerican, 1867-1933121 artworks
Jerome MyersAmerican, 1867-194015 artworks
Everett ShinnAmerican, 1876-1953101 artworks
John SloanAmerican, 1871-1951155 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Pink Roses
Gifford Beal

The Louvre
Robert Henri

Edward Hopper

The White Horse
George Wesley Bellows

At the Beach
William James Glackens

High Noon
Edward Hopper

The Mansard Roof
Edward Hopper

Brooklyn Bridge
George Benjamin Luks

Snow Dumpers
George Wesley Bellows

Golf Course - California
George Wesley Bellows

The Fisherman
George Wesley Bellows

Flower Study
William James Glackens

Three Top Sergeants
George Benjamin Luks

Miss Jessica Penn
Robert Henri

The North River, New York
George Benjamin Luks

Afternoon at Coney Island
William James Glackens
Top 10 museums with Ashcan art
Whitney Museum of American Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York City)219 artworks
Museum of Art, Fort LauderdaleUnited States (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)54 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)29 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)27 artworks
Columbus Museum of Art (Ohio)United States (Columbus, Ohio)27 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - BostonUnited States (Boston)25 artworks
Brooklyn Museum - New York, NYUnited States (New York)22 artworks
Delaware Art MuseumUnited States (Wilmington, DE)17 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)15 artworks
Phillips Collection - Washington D.C.United States (Washington, DC)14 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1908

End date:  1920