(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, 1882-1963326 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965151 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954287 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, 1869-1954751 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956135 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958370 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968448 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958798 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Woman with Mandolin
Georges Braque

Vase with Drapery
Louis Valtat

Glass on a Table
Georges Braque

Luxembourg Garden
Albert Marquet

Bouquet of Roses
Kees Van Dongen

Red House
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Gazebo
Raoul Dufy

Mandora (La Mandore)
Georges Braque

Madame Valtat
Louis Valtat

Georges Braque

André Derain

Georges Rouault

Rocks in the Morning
Jean Metzinger

André Derain

The Blue Window
Henri Matisse

Dock at Havre
Albert Marquet

Chatou, Night
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.