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

Pines, by the Sea
Pierre Bonnard

Still Life: Pink Roses
Vincent van Gogh

Seated Woman
Georges Seurat

Lucy Hessel Reading
Edouard Vuillard

Pot of Flowers
Pierre Bonnard

The Eiffel Tower
Henri Rousseau

Brooksville, Maine
Maurice Prendergast

Small Farm in Calvados
Gustave Loiseau

Coast at Chaponival
Gustave Loiseau

Winter at Montfoucault
Camille Pissarro

Arenig
James Dickson Innes

Route to Le Tholonet
Paul Cézanne

Vase with Red Poppies
Vincent van Gogh

Peasant Woman Digging
Vincent van Gogh

Dancing Figures
Maurice Prendergast

Bassin a Fecamp
Gustave Loiseau
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)237 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)182 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)140 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)136 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)115 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)97 artworks
Hermitage Museum - St-PetersburgRussian Federation (St. Petersburg)74 artworks
Art Institute of ChicagoUnited States (Chicago)71 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)62 artworks
Ashmolean Museum - OxfordUnited Kingdom (Oxford)50 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.