arts Famous Genre Paintings from the Realism Movement

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List of the most popular genre paintings from the realism movement, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The realism period was an extremely important awakening in the world of art, so it's not surprising that many historic genre paintings were created during that time. Renowned realism movement genre paintings are highly sought after, so if you want to add one to your collection you better start saving now. Click on the names of the famous realism movement genre painting works to see more information about each one.

This list features items like The Persistence of Memory and I and the Village.

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A Burial At Ornans is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Genre Paintings from the Realism Movement
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Artist: Gustave Courbet

Genres (Art): Genre art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Realism

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Interior is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Genre Paintings from the Realism Movement
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Artist: Edgar Degas

Genres (Art): Genre art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Realism

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La rencontre (Bonjour Monsieur... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Genre Paintings from the Realism Movement
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Artist: Gustave Courbet

Genres (Art): Genre art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Realism

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Mare & Colt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Genre Paintings from the Realism Movement
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Artist: Robert Cook

Subject: Mare, Horse, Colt

Genres (Art): Genre art

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Realism

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