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, 1865-1925260 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19463 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940692 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Stich
Edouard Vuillard

Terrace at Vernon
Pierre Bonnard

Le Minotaure
Maurice Denis

Young Breton
Paul Sérusier

Self Portrait
Ker Xavier Roussel

Black Dress
Edouard Vuillard

Grandpa
József Rippl-Rónai

Ruins at Souain
Felix Vallotton

Interior: Dining Room
Pierre Bonnard

Venus with Necklace
Aristide Maillol

Sunset
Felix Vallotton

Les Musiciennes
Maurice Denis

Intimacy
Felix Vallotton

Woman Seated on a Chaise
Edouard Vuillard

La lutte bretonne
Paul Sérusier

Parisian Woman with Hat
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.