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, 1867-1947755 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943310 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-1944109 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190980 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, 1868-1940697 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Woman in Grey in a Lane
Edouard Vuillard

Rocamadour Landscape
Felix Vallotton

The Source
Maurice Denis

Still Life: Pear and Knife
Ker Xavier Roussel

Flowers
Pierre Bonnard

Breton House
Edouard Vuillard

The Cart
Felix Vallotton

Small Nabi Landscape
Ker Xavier Roussel

Gardening
Edouard Vuillard

Breton folk festival
József Rippl-Rónai

Woman in White
Aristide Maillol

Woman in an Interior
Pierre Bonnard
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.