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, 1870-1943295 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, 1865-1925243 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19462 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940656 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Seine at Vernon
Pierre Bonnard

Madame Fried Daydreaming
Edouard Vuillard

Boating
Edouard Vuillard

Lucien Rosengart (study)
Edouard Vuillard

Sand Castle
Maurice Denis

Man Reading
Edouard Vuillard

Tugboat on the Seine
Pierre Bonnard

Apple Pickers
Paul Sérusier

Hortensia et citron
Felix Vallotton

African Woman
Felix Vallotton

Young Lady Reading
Felix Vallotton

Summer, the Dance
Pierre Bonnard

Nude on a Chaise
Edouard Vuillard

Landscape
József Rippl-Rónai
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.