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Romanticism (1800-1850)

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About Romanticism

Description of Romanticism
Examples of Romanticism
Romantic Artists - 55
Auction Houses - 810

Romanticism refers to an artistic, as well as intellectual and literary movement, which gained prominence in the late eighteenth century. It was born in part as a response to the growing industrialization of Europe; the social and political turmoil in revolutionary France; and as a reaction against the academic, Neoclassical Style.

In an exaltation and celebration of individuality, subjectivism, imagination and irrationalism, and a validation of strong emotion as a source of aesthetic experience, Romantic ... (view more)

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Examples of Romanticism at Auction

Artists Associated with Romanticism — 55 artists:

Washington Allston Antoine-Louis Barye Antoine Berjon William Blake Carl Blechen Sharie Hatchett Bohlmann Richard Parkes Bonington Karl Briullov Carl Gustav Carus Theodore Chasseriau John Constable John Sell Cotman John Robert Cozens John Crome J C Dahl Pierre Jean David d'Angers Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps Eugene Delacroix Gustave Dore Antoine Etex Caspar David Friedrich Eugene Fromentin Henry Fuseli Kathleen Garrett Marguerite Gerard Theodore Gericault William Sawrey Gilpin Thomas Girtin

Francisco Goya Antoine-Jean Gros Hans Fredrik Gude Benjamin Robert Haydon Francesco Hayez Marcus Larson Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze John Linnell John Martin William Mulready Samuel Morrow Palmer Franz Pforr John Quidor Ludwig Richter William Rimmer Francois Rude Philippe Otto Runge John Ruskin Moritz "von" Schwind Sil'vestr Feodosievich Shchedrin George Stubbs Vasilii Andreevich Tropinin Joseph Mallord William Turner Theodore Von Holst John Quincy Adams Ward Ty Wilson Joseph, of Derby Wright

Auction Houses that have sold Romantic works - 810

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