EARLY 19th CENTURY REALISM

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
(French - Barbizon School:  1796 - 1875)
 

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Forum Seen from the Farnese Gardens (1826)
oil on paper on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot A Morning Dance of the Nymphs (c. 1850) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Jean-François Millet
(French - Barbizon School:  1814 - 1875)
 

Jean-François Millet The Gleaners (1857) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Jean-François Millet The Angelus (1857) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Gustave Courbet
(French:  1819 - 1877)
 

Gustave Courbet The Stonebreakers (1849) oil on canvas
Formerly Dresden, Gemäldegalerie (destroyed in World War II)

Gustave Courbet Burial in Ornans (1849) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Gustave Courbet The Cliff at Etretat after the Storm (1869) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Honoré Daumier
(1808 - 1879)
 

Honoré Daumier The Laundress (c. 1863) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Other European Realists
 

Christian Købke View of Lake Sortedam (near Dosseringen) (1838) oil on canvas
Copenhagen, Statens Museum for Kunst

Paul Delaroche The Execution of Lady Jane Grey (1834) oil on canvas
London, National Gallery

Ernest Messonier The Barricade, Rue de la Mortèllèrie, June 1848 (Memory of Civil War)
(c. 1848-1850) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée du Louvre

Rosa Bonheur Plowing in the Nivernais (1849) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Artistic Realism in America
 

Thomas Sully Daniel LaMotte (1812-1813) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

Charles Bird King Young Omaha, War Eagle, Little Missouri, and Pawnees (1821) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

George Catlin Pigeon's Egg Head (The Light) Going to and Returning from Washington
(1837-1839) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., Smithsonian National Gallery of Art

Asher B. Durand Dover Plain, Duchess County New York (1848) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

George Caleb Bingham The County Election (1852) oil on canvas
Saint Louis Art Museum

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