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, 1867-1947770 artworks
Maurice DenisFrench, 1870-1943311 artworks
Henri Gabriel IbelsFrench, 1867-19362 artworks
Georges LacombeFrench, 1868-191614 artworks
Aristide MaillolFrench, 1861-1944110 artworks
Paul RansonFrench, 1864-190981 artworks
József Rippl-RónaiHungarian, 1861-1930211 artworks
Ker Xavier RousselFrench, 1867-1944105 artworks
Paul SérusierFrench, 1864-1927156 artworks
Felix VallottonSwiss, 1865-1925272 artworks
Jan VerkadeDutch, 1868-19463 artworks
Edouard VuillardFrench, 1868-1940709 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Edouard Vuillard

Les Vierges
József Rippl-Rónai

Table with Flowers
Maurice Denis

Interior with Boy
Pierre Bonnard

Woman in Bed
Edouard Vuillard

A Little Boat
Ker Xavier Roussel

Madame Ranson
Maurice Denis

Rocher à Ploumanach
Felix Vallotton

First Fruits
Edouard Vuillard

Standing Nude
Aristide Maillol

The Breakfast Room
Pierre Bonnard

The Red Room
Felix Vallotton

Terrace at Vernon
Pierre Bonnard

The Sibyl
Paul Ranson
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.