(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, 1880-1954266 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953861 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, 1871-1958362 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968448 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958789 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

View of a Village in Winter
Maurice de Vlaminck

Pierrot and a Dancer
Georges Rouault

Maurice de Vlaminck

Snowy Village Street
Maurice de Vlaminck

Maurice de Vlaminck

The Port of Dieppe
Albert Marquet

Raoul Dufy

Bottle and Newspaper
Georges Braque

Bouquet of White Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Kees Van Dongen

Guitare valse
Georges Braque

A Cup of Coffee
Maurice de Vlaminck

Woman with Flowers
Henri Matisse

River Landscape
Maurice de Vlaminck

Woman of Montmartre
Kees Van Dongen

A Barge
Kees Van Dongen
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.