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

Sleeping Baby
Edouard Vuillard

Haymakers at Rest
Camille Pissarro

The Harvest
Camille Pissarro

Regatta
Henri Edmond Cross

Portrait of a Man
Vincent van Gogh

Two Breton Women
Paul Gauguin

At Luxembourg
Henri Edmond Cross

Jardin en été
Theo van Rysselberghe

The Marne at Ponponne
Henri Lebasque

The Bassiano Children
Edouard Vuillard

Wooded Pond
Malcolm Drummond

Two Carriages
Pierre Bonnard

Landscape
Spencer Gore

Bedford Park, Bath Road
Camille Pissarro

Rue Saint-Lazare
Camille Pissarro

The Artist's Desk
Malcolm Drummond
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)176 artworks
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)147 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)120 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)110 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)104 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)98 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)69 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)60 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Merion, Pennsylvania)54 artworks
Ashmolean Museum - OxfordUnited Kingdom (Oxford)48 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.