(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

Portrait of Madame Charles Maus
Theo van Rysselberghe

Paul Gauguin

Les Alychamps
Vincent van Gogh

The Seine at Rolleboise
Maximilien Luce

Paul Cezanne

Maurice Prendergast

The Mantelpiece
Edouard Vuillard

Madame Roulin
Paul Gauguin

Child on the Stairs
Henri Lebasque

Boulevard de Clichy
Pierre Bonnard

Theo van Rysselberghe
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)175 artworks
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)147 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)117 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)107 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)103 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)88 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.