LATER 19th CENTURY REALISM


Léon Augustin Lhermitte
(1844 - 1925)
 

Léon Augustin Lhermitte Old Harvester's Meal (La soupe du vieux faucheur) (c. 1866) pastel on paper
Brooklyn Museum

Léon Augustin Lhermitte Paying the Harvesters (La Paye des moissonneurs) (1882) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Other Later 19th Century French Realists
 

Alfred Stevens What Is Called Vagrancy (1855) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Charles Carolus-Duran The Convalescent (The Wounded Man) (c. 1860) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

James Tissot The Ball (c. 1860s) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Armand Guillaumin Sunset at Ivry (1874) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Gustave Caillebotte The Floor-Scrapers (1875) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Gustave Caillebotte Le Pont de l'Europe, Paris (1876) oil on canvas
Geneva, Petit Palais

Cecelia Beaux Sita and Sarita (1893-1894) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

Gari-Julius Melchers Motherhood (1895) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay


Other Later 19th Century European Realists
 

Ford Mattox Brown The Last of England (1852-1855) oil on panel
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

William Powell Frith Derby Day (1856-1858) oil on canvas
London, Tate Gallery

Silvestro Lega The Pergola (1868) oil on canvas
Milan, Pinacoteca di Brera

Frederico Zandomeneghi Portrait of Diego Martelli (1870) oil on canvas
Florence, Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Palazzo Pitti

Wilhelm Leibl Three Women in Church (1878-1882) oil on panel
Hamburg, Kunsthalle

Hans Gude Nødhavn Ved Norskekysten (Port of Refuge on the Norwegian Coast)
(1873) oil on canvas
Private Collection
Wikipedia - "Nødhavn Ved Norskekysten"

Giovanni Segantini Return to the Stables (1888) oil on canvas
Sankt Gallen, Kunstmuseum


James Abbot McNeill Whistler
(1834 - 1903)
 

James Abbot McNeill Whistler Arrangement in Grey and Black, No 1: The Artist's Mother (1871) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

James Abbot McNeill Whistler Nocturne in Blue and Silver. The Lagoon, Venice (1879-1880)
oil on canvas
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

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Winslow Homer
(1836 - 1910)
 

Winslow Homer  Breezing Up (A Fair Wind) (1873-1876) oil on canvas
Washington, DC, National Gallery of Art

Winslow Homer Summer Night (1890) oil on canvas
Paris, Musée d'Orsay

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Thomas Eakins
(1844 - 1916)
 

Thomas Eakins  John Biglin in a Single Scull (ca. 1873) Watercolor
New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thomas Eakins  Portrait of Dr. Samuel D. Gross (The Gross Clinic) (ca. 1875) oil on canvas
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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John Singer Sargent
(1856 - 1925)
 

John Singer Sargent  Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose (1885-1886)
London, The Tate

John Singer Sargent The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit (1882) oil on canvas
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts

John Singer Sargent On His Holidays (1901)
Lady Lever Art Gallery (National Museums Liverpool)

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Other American "Realist" Artists
 

Frank Blackwell Mayer Independence (Squire Jack Porter) (1858) oil on paperboard
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

Frederick Edwin Church Aurora Borealis (1865) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

John La Farge Wreath of Flowers (1866) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., Smithsonian National Gallery of Art

Albert Bierstadt Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California (1865) oil on canvas
Birmingham, Alabama, Birmingham Museum of Art

Albert Bierstadt Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains (1868) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

Thomas Moran Cliffs of the Upper Colorado River, Wyoming Territory (1893) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

George Inness Sundown (1894) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

William Merritt Chase Terrace, Prospect Park pastel on paper
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art

Ernest Lawson An Abandoned Farm (c. 1908) oil on canvas
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art


Sculpture
 

Augustus Saint-Gaudens Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment Memorial, (18841897) Bronze
Boston Commons, Beacon and Park Streets


Early Steps towards Architectural 'Functionalism'
 

Gustave Eiffel The Eiffel Tower built 1887-1889 for the Universal Exposition in Paris (1889)
Miles Hodges

Henri Labrouste Interior, Sainte-Geneviève Library, Paris (1843-1850)
Paris, Musée du Louvre

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