slideshows ‘impressionist’ expositions 1874-1886



Impressionism, a historical reconstruction:

The ‘impressionist’ expositions

1874 – 1886

8 slideshows

starting page


What art-works were shown at the ‘impressionist’ expositions?
From 1874-1886 there were 8 independent group expositions held in Paris, which are now mostly called the ‘impressionist’ expositions. In total 56+2hc-1=57 partakers showed about 2052 art-works.
On this page you will find links to pages with pictures of the art-works that were exhibited at these 8 expositions.
Of these pictures you can make a slideshow.

  1. Link to the 1874 slideshow of the 1st ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1874.
  2. Link to the 1876 slideshow of the 2nd ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1876.
  3. Link to the 1877 slideshow of the 3rd ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1877.
  4. Link to the 1879 slideshow of the 4th ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1879.
  5. Link to the 1880 slideshow of the 5th ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1880.
  6. Link to the 1881 slideshow of the 6th ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1881.
  7. Link to the 1882 slideshow of the 7th ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1882.
  8. Link to the 1886 slideshow of the 8th ‘impressionist’ exposition held in 1886.


The given suggestions on these pages vary from certain (=!), to almost certain (=?!), to uncertain (=?), to very uncertain (=??), to most uncertain (=???), to compare (=compare:) another work of the artist, to compare with a similar work from another artist or even a photo. See also identification of pictures.


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