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, 1867-1947690 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943296 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-194475 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, 1865-1925246 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19462 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940656 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Inn at Pont-Aven
József Rippl-Rónai

Tőkeberes Castle at Night
József Rippl-Rónai

A Dune at Dunkirk
Pierre Bonnard

Place Clichy
Pierre Bonnard

The Yellow Boat
Pierre Bonnard

Paul Ranson

Young Women in a Field
Ker Xavier Roussel

Lucy Hessel Reading
Edouard Vuillard

Woman at Riga
József Rippl-Rónai

Pierre Bonnard

Two Girls under a Tree
Aristide Maillol

Afternoon of a Faun
Ker Xavier Roussel
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.