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, 1867-1947735 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943308 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-1944108 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190981 artworks
József Rippl-RónaiHungarian, 1861-1930209 artworks
Ker Xavier RousselFrench, 1867-1944105 artworks
Paul SérusierFrench, 1864-1927152 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925256 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19462 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940681 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Felix Vallotton

A Statuette
Edouard Vuillard

Vuillard and Waroquy
Edouard Vuillard

Paul Sérusier

Paul Ranson

Mother and Child
Aristide Maillol

Interior with Screen
Pierre Bonnard

Red-haired Parisian Girl
József Rippl-Rónai

Witch and Cat
Paul Ranson

The Goose
Edouard Vuillard

Pierre Bonnard

Sunset (study)
Pierre Bonnard

Portrait d'une catalane
Aristide Maillol
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.