Fauvism
(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, 1882-1963320 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954264 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953854 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949264 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947385 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954739 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956133 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958357 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952504 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968444 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958784 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

A Woman on the Terrace
Emile-Othon Friesz

Anemones and Mimosas
Henri Manguin

Horsewoman
Jean Metzinger

Woman Leaning
Henri Matisse

Landscape, La Ciotat
Emile-Othon Friesz

Cassis
Emile-Othon Friesz

The Hammock
Raoul Dufy

Langres
Raoul Dufy

Body of a Girl
Henri Matisse

Apples and Pears
Louis Valtat

Road to the Garden Market
Maurice de Vlaminck

Vase of Flowers
André Derain

Windmill
Maurice de Vlaminck

Reclining Nude
Henri Matisse

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Autumn in Honfleur
Emile-Othon Friesz

Still Life
Jean Metzinger
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.