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 Cowherds
Camille Pissarro

Watering Can
Georges Seurat

Port de Grenelle I
Paul Gauguin

Princess Bibesco
Edouard Vuillard

New England Harbor
Maurice Prendergast

Portrait of Emile Verhaeren
Theo van Rysselberghe

The Nurse
Harold Gilman

Circus Band
Maurice Prendergast

Sailboats
Henri Lebasque

Self-Portrait
Pierre Bonnard

Poissy, Madame Dillon
Maximilien Luce
Top 10 museums with Post-Impressionist art
Musée d'Orsay - ParisFrance (Paris)177 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)62 artworks
The Barnes FoundationUnited States (Philadelphia, 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.