Les Nabis
(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Post-Impressionism

Dates: 1888-1905

Group of French painters active in the 1890s, who focused on painting as a decorative art, exploring pattern and ornament.
People associated with this movement
Pierre BonnardFrench, 1867-1947766 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943310 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-1944109 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190981 artworks
József Rippl-RónaiHungarian, 1861-1930211 artworks
Ker Xavier RousselFrench, 1867-1944105 artworks
Paul SérusierFrench, 1864-1927153 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925271 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19463 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940698 artworks
Important dates
Founding date:  1888
Why 1888?: Creation the group around Paul Sérusier after the exhibition of his painting 'the Talisman'.

End date:  1905
Why 1905?: Disbanding of the group in the beginning of the century.