Post-Impressionism
(An artistic movement)

Dates: 1885-1914

This movement contains other movements: Les Nabis, Pointilism

Art movement from the 1880s to the First World War which extended and exaggerated the themes of Impressionism.
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

La Samaritaine, Night
Maximilien Luce

Girl in an Interior
Edouard Vuillard

The Auxerre Cathedral
Gustave Loiseau

Man at the Well
Henri Lebasque

Venus with a Necklace
Aristide Maillol

Lake Annecy
Paul Signac

Sunset
Maurice Prendergast

Square Berlioz
Edouard Vuillard

Beechmont
Maurice Prendergast
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)240 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)201 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)145 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)136 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)117 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)103 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)77 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)77 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)64 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - CambridgeUnited Kingdom (Cambridge)51 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1885
Why 1885?: The end of the impressionist movement created new opportunities for artists who had trained under its great masters; they split in several groups which tried to create new techniques of painting.

End date:  1914
Why 1914?: Rise of Expressionism and death of the prominent artists.