(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, 1882-1963323 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954266 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953859 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949266 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947388 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954741 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956134 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958361 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952508 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968447 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958786 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Louis Valtat

Maurice de Vlaminck

Portrait of a Woman
Maurice de Vlaminck

Landscape of Jorat
Alice Bailly

Acrobat XIV
Georges Rouault

The Joy of LIfe
Emile-Othon Friesz

House on the Water
Louis Valtat

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Moorish Screen
Henri Matisse

July in Havre
Raoul Dufy

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.