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

A House in the Village
Gustave Loiseau

Stuffed Green Parrot
Vincent van Gogh

The Chestnut Tree
Robert Bevan

The Brook, Maine
Maurice Prendergast

Lake Scene - Llyn-Cwm-Ffynnon
James Dickson Innes

Le Cabestan
Pierre Bonnard

Beneath the Trees
Edouard Vuillard

Afternoon, Pincian Hill
Maurice Prendergast

Reclining Nude
Henri Lebasque

Franklin Park, Boston
Maurice Prendergast

The Negro Scipio
Paul Cézanne

Rocky Shore, Nantasket
Maurice Prendergast

Poppies and Grasses
Pierre Bonnard
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)114 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)60 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.