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

Interior with Flowers
Pierre Bonnard

The Holiday
Maurice Prendergast

Self-Portrait
Edouard Vuillard

At 'Star', Le Havre
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Jane Avril
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Village in the Pyrenées
Aristide Maillol

Landscape at Collettes
Maximilien Luce

Nude in a Landscape
Moise Kisling

Woman in the Garden
Henri Lebasque

Sailboats
Maximilien Luce

Village street
Gustave Loiseau

Nu accroupi au tub
Theo van Rysselberghe

In the Library
Maurice Prendergast

Blue Mediterranean
James Dickson Innes
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Van Gogh Museum - AmsterdamNetherlands (Amsterdam)244 artworks
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)208 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NYUnited States (New York)148 artworks
Kröller-Müller Museum - OtterloNetherlands (Otterlo)138 artworks
Tate Britain - LondonUnited Kingdom (London)117 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DCUnited States (Washington)107 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)52 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.