(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, 1882-1963325 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954279 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953862 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949267 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947388 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954749 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956135 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958369 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968448 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958790 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Black Table
Henri Matisse

Road in the Snow
Maurice de Vlaminck

Barges at Mericourt
Albert Marquet

Jesus and the Doctors
Georges Rouault

Boats on the Beach
Georges Braque

Seated Odalisque
Henri Matisse

Tug Boat, Rouen
Maurice de Vlaminck

Large Cliff: The Eel
Henri Matisse

The Fair
Raoul Dufy

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

At the Moulin Rouge
Henri-Jacques Evenepoel

Georges Braque

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.