Impressionism in art

Subject categories on this page
  1. Post-Impressionism
  2. Impressionist Artists

Impressionism in art, Impressionist and Post-Impressionist painters
A comprehensive guide to Impressionism websites


American Impressionism, 
Wikipedia entry.

BBC Arts Webpage on Impressionism.

The Courtauld Institute Gallery, London. Impressionism & Post-Impressionism
The Courtauld possesses a world-famous collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionism art.

The First French Impressionists Exhibition, Paris, 1874. A recreation.
The Discover France entry on the French impressionists.Images and commentary, from the WebMuseum.Impressionism. Eight teacher lessons introducing the major themes of Impressionism.
A fun guided tour through turn of the century France and explore the concepts that defined the Impressionist art movement.

Impressionism and Post-Impressionism
An introduction from The Art Institute of Chicago.

Musée d’Orsay, Paris
The art museum in Paris displaying many works by French impressionists.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Annenberg Collection of Impressionist and Postimpressionist Masterpieces.

Monet, an article from Discover France.

National Gallery, London, Impressionist Collection and Guide to Impressionism

National Gallery of Art Impressionism Collection

National Museum and Gallery, Cardiff, Wales
Collection of Impressionist paintings, including Renoir and Monet.


Post-Impressionism *

Gauguin, Paul

Gauguin, Paul. Paul Gauguin
Paul Gauguin
Olga’s Gallery
Paul Gauguin
Impressionism and Post-Impressionism

Signac, Paul

Paul Signac, Wikipedia entry (Post Impressionist)
Paul Signac. MOMA
Paul Signac, Musée d’Orsay
Paul Signac. The Athenaeum
Paul Signac Online. Artcyclopedia
Paul Signac. The Google Art Project (high-resolution images)

van Gogh, Vincent

van Gogh, Vincent. Vincent van Gogh
Wikipedia entry.
The Van Gogh Museum
Wikipedia entry.
Post-Impressionist artists.
Post-Impressionism, a Thematic Essay
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art. Metropolitan Museum of Art.
ArtLex on Post-Impressionism
State Hermitage Collection of Impressionist Art
The Web Gallery of Impressionists
A free source of information about Impressionism and other art movements of the mid-end of the 19th century. It links to art museums and other websites displaying works by Impressionist painters.
An image gallery of Impressionist paintings, with descriptions and history.
Wikipedia entry on Impressionism.

Impressionist Artists *

Bazille, Frédéric

Bazille, Frédéric. Frederic Bazille, an image gallery.
Frederic Bazille. Wikipedia
Jean Frederic Bazille.  An image gallery at The Museum Syndicate

Caillebotte, Gustav

Caillebotte, Gustav. Gustav Caillebotte. MuseumSyndicate
Caillebotte. WebMuseum
Caillebotte. The Artchive
Cailebotte. Musée d’Orsay
200 works by Gustave Caillebotte

Cassatt, Mary

Cassatt, Mary. Mary Cassatt. The National Gallery of Art
Mary Cassatt Gallery.
Mary Cassatt. The WebMuseum.
Mary Cassatt. Wikipedia entry.
Mary Cassatt. ‘The Complete Works’
Mary Cassatt Online

Degas, Edgar

Degas, Edgar. Edgar Degas
Art museums showing works by Degas.
Edgar Degas
Image Gallery
Degas. The WebMuseum
Edgar Degas. Wikipedia entry.
Edgar Degas
Artchive Gallery, with an essay by Robert Hughes.

Manet, Édouard

Manet, Édouard. Edouard Manet
National Gallery of Art
Edouard Manet
Works by Manet in art museums.
Edouard Manet
Olga’s Gallery
Edouard Manet
Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe

Monet, Claude

Monet, Claude.  Claude Monet
The artist’s life, his house and gardens at Giverny.
Claude Monet. WebMuseum
Claude Monet
Image gallery.
Claude Monet
Hermitage Museum
Paintings by Claude Monet at Wikimedia Commons.
Claude Monet. Links to Monet web pages.
Claude Monet
Art museums displaying works by Claude Monet.
Musée Marmottan Monet

Claude Monet Water Lilies Toledo
Claude Monet (1840–1926) Water-Lilies 1914-1917

Morisot, Berthe

Morisot, Berthe. Berthe Morrisot
Image gallery.
Berthe Morisot. CGFA web gallery.
Berthe Morisot. National Gallery of Art
Berthe Morisot. Le Louvre
Berthe Morisot. Musee d’Orsay, Paris.
Berthe Morisot. Art Institute of Chicago
Berthe Morisot. The WebMuseum
Berthe Morisot. Wikipedia

Pissarro, Camille

Camille Pissarro
Art museums showing works by Camille Pissarro.
Camille Pissarro. Guggenheim Museum
Camille Pissarro. National Gallery of Art
Pissarro – Philadelphia Museum of Art
Pissarro in Eragny in Musée du Luxembourg
Camille Pissarro. National Gallery, London
Image gallery.

Renoir, Pierre-Auguste

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Art museums displaying works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
Auguste Renoir virtual museum, a selection of about 200 works.
Auguste Renoir
Art Institute of Chicago
Auguste Renoir
Olga’s Gallery
Auguste Renoir
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Auguste Renoir
National Gallery of Art
Auguste Renoir
Le Louvre
Auguste Renoir
National Gallery, London.
Auguste Renoir
Hermitage Museum
Auguste Renoir. MFA Boston
The Bathers. Musee d’Orsay, Paris.
Auguste Renoir
Tate Gallery
Auguste Renoir
Wikipedia entry.
Lunch at the Restaurant Fournaise

Le Pont-Neuf, 1872 Pierre-Auguste Renoir - National Gallery of Art:
Le Pont-Neuf, 1872
Pierre-Auguste Renoir – National Gallery of Art:

Sisley, Alfred

Sisley, Alfred. Alfred Sisley
Artchive image gallery.
Alfred Sisley
Olga’s Gallery
Alfred Sisley
WebMuseum introduction and gallery.
Alfred Sisley. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Alfred Sisley. The National Gallery
Alred Sisley. Art museums displaying paintings by Sisley.