Famous Genre Paintings from the Romanticism Movement

List of the most popular genre paintings from the romanticism movement, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The romanticism 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 romanticism 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 romanticism movement genre painting works to see more information about each one.

This is a list that includes items like The Lady of Shalott and The Second of May 1808.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of romanticism genre painting works?" and "What is the most famous romanticism genre painting work?" {#nodes}

  • A Blacksmith's Shop
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    The Blacksmith's Shop (1771) is a painting by British artist Joseph Wright.
    • Artist: Joseph Wright of Derby
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism
  • An Iron Forge Viewed from Without
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    An Iron Forge Viewed from Without (1773) is a painting by British artist Joseph Wright.
    • Artist: Joseph Wright of Derby
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism
  • Caspar David Friedrich in his Studio
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    Caspar David Friedrich in his Studio refers to two paintings by the German romantic artist Georg Friedrich Kersting of 1811 and 1819. Of these the 1819 version is the best known. In these two paintings Kersting depicted fellow German painter Caspar David Friedrich in his studio.
    • Artist: Georg Friedrich Kersting
    • Subject: Caspar David Friedrich
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism, German Romanticism
  • Interior From Amaliegade With the Artist’s Brothers

    Interior From Amaliegade With the Artist’s Brothers
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    Interior From Amaliegade With the Artist’s Brothers (c. 1829) is a painting by Danish artist Wilhelm Bendz.
    • Artist: Wilhelm Bendz
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism
  • Riderless Horse Races
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    "Riderless Horse Races" (1817) is a painting by French artist Thodore Gricault.
    • Artist: Théodore Géricault
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism
  • The Blind Fiddler

    The Blind Fiddler (1806) is a painting by English artist David Wilkie.
    • Artist: David Wilkie
    • Genres (Art): Genre art
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Romanticism