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, 1870-1943294 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, 1864-1927151 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925223 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19462 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940653 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Vase of Flowers
Edouard Vuillard

Reclining Zorka
József Rippl-Rónai

The Peeler
Ker Xavier Roussel

The Breton Dance
Maurice Denis

The Salute, Venice
Maurice Denis

Pierre Bonnard

Woman with Daisies
Edouard Vuillard

Bretonnes à la Mare
Maurice Denis

White Interior
Pierre Bonnard

Christ at Emmaus
Maurice Denis

La coiffe enlevée
Paul Sérusier

Madame Vuillard at Table
Edouard Vuillard

Last Light
Pierre Bonnard

The Rising Tide
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.