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

Cherry tree blooms
József Rippl-Rónai

Rocher à Ploumanach
Felix Vallotton

Portrait of Pierre Bonnard
József Rippl-Rónai

Gorse in Bloom, Avallon
Felix Vallotton

Woman by the Sea
Edouard Vuillard

The Patient
Paul Ranson

Two Sisters
Aristide Maillol

The Peeler
Ker Xavier Roussel

Comedy
Edouard Vuillard

Young Girls and Dogs
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.