(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, 1882-1963325 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954266 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953859 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949266 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947388 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954742 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956134 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958362 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952508 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968447 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958788 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Still Life
Maurice de Vlaminck

Maurice de Vlaminck

House in Montmartre
Kees Van Dongen

The Baby
Louis Valtat

Louis Valtat

Rocky Coast
Emile-Othon Friesz

Christian Intimacy
Georges Rouault

L'Estaque Landscape
Georges Braque

Emile-Othon Friesz

On the Lawn
Raoul Dufy

Raoul Dufy

A Picardy Spinner
Henri Matisse

Vase of Flowers
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.