(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, 1880-1954266 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953858 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949266 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947387 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954739 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956133 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958359 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952507 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968445 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958785 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Lady and Dog
Kees Van Dongen

Tug Boat, Rouen
Maurice de Vlaminck

A Hillside
Maurice de Vlaminck

Spring Landscape
Maurice de Vlaminck

Figures in a Street
Maurice de Vlaminck

Spanish Landscape
Louis Valtat

Portrait of Roussat
Emile-Othon Friesz

Village Road
Maurice de Vlaminck

Billiard table
Georges Braque

Honfleur, the Port
Albert Marquet

Portrait of a Girl
André Derain

Bouquet III
Georges Rouault

Luxembourg Garden
Albert Marquet

Snow in Munich
Emile-Othon Friesz

Henri Matisse

Barge on the Seine
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Lute
Henri Matisse
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.