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

The Novel Reader
Vincent van Gogh

Pont Neuf
Gustave Loiseau

Harvest at Eragny
Camille Pissarro

The Dark Mountains
James Dickson Innes

Three Peasant Women
Camille Pissarro

View of Ramsgate
Walter Richard Sickert

The Blouse Factory
Charles Ginner

The Four Seasons: Winter
Camille Pissarro

Lilac Bouquet
Paul Gauguin

Le Cabestan
Pierre Bonnard

Yvette Guilbert
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)244 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)204 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)147 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)138 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)117 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)105 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)79 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)77 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)65 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.