(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, 1872-1938121 artworks
Georges BraqueFrench, 1882-1963317 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965145 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954258 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953841 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949258 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949156 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947378 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954734 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956132 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958354 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952490 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968440 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958773 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Daisies in a Carafe
Georges Braque

Decorative Flowers
Georges Rouault

Emile-Othon Friesz

L'Estaque Landscape
Georges Braque

Large Orchestra
Raoul Dufy

A Parade
Georges Rouault

Blue Symphony
Kees Van Dongen

Church in Brittany
Maurice de Vlaminck

Animated Landscape
Georges Rouault

Maurice de Vlaminck

Tulips and Lilies
Louis Valtat

Auction Rooms
Raoul Dufy

Henri Matisse

Studio Corner
Emile-Othon Friesz

White Houses by the Water
Maurice de Vlaminck
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.