(An artistic movement)

This movement is a subcategory of Expressionism

Dates: 1904-1912

French artists who painted with wild brush work and colours, hence their name. Can be considered as the French branch of early Expressionism.
People associated with this movement
Alice BaillySwiss, 1872-1938122 artworks
Georges BraqueFrench, 1882-1963328 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965151 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954287 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953869 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Achille Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949285 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949160 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947416 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954756 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956136 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196019 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958374 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952511 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968451 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958805 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Port of Naples
Albert Marquet

Farm in a Storm
Maurice de Vlaminck

Road in the Snow
Maurice de Vlaminck

Still Life with Fruit
Jean Metzinger

Portrait of a Man
Kees Van Dongen

The Seine at Croisset
Albert Marquet

At the Suresnes Ball
André Derain

Biblical Scene
Georges Rouault

Eve Francis
Kees Van Dongen

Henri Matisse

Flowers from the Garden
Maurice de Vlaminck

Clown and Child
Georges Rouault
Important dates
Founding date:  1904
Why 1904?: First exhibition in the Salon d'Automne of 1905.

End date:  1912
Why 1912?: Most of important Fauvists abandoned the style at the beginning of the decade.