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, 1867-1947689 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943295 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-194474 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190980 artworks
József Rippl-RónaiHungarian, 1861-1930209 artworks
Ker Xavier RousselFrench, 1867-1944104 artworks
Paul SérusierFrench, 1864-1927150 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925225 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19462 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940653 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Bathing
Felix Vallotton

The Snack
Pierre Bonnard

Morning in Paris
Edouard Vuillard

The Comb
Edouard Vuillard

Nude at the Mirror
Maurice Denis

The Toilette
Pierre Bonnard

Baigneuse vue de dos
Felix Vallotton

Woman in a Hat
Pierre Bonnard

The Coal Scuttles
Felix Vallotton
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.