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, 1867-1947747 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943310 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-1944109 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190981 artworks
József Rippl-RónaiHungarian, 1861-1930209 artworks
Ker Xavier RousselFrench, 1867-1944105 artworks
Paul SérusierFrench, 1864-1927153 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925262 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19463 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940692 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Joan of Arc
Maurice Denis

Trees in a Field
Edouard Vuillard

Interior with Nude
Pierre Bonnard

Madame Gabrian
Edouard Vuillard

View Down the Hill
Edouard Vuillard

Girl with Carnation
Aristide Maillol

Winter Day
Pierre Bonnard

Ker Xavier Roussel

Autumn, Hunter Mountain
Felix Vallotton

Campagne, le Labour
Pierre Bonnard

Decorative Theme
Edouard Vuillard

The Blue Bodice
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.