(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, 1882-1963357 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965165 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954306 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953929 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Achille Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949293 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949164 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947442 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954768 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956149 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196019 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958396 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952546 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968487 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958872 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Bartolomeo Savona
André Derain

Fatima and Her Troupe
Kees Van Dongen

Father and Child
Georges Rouault

Christ in His Passion
Georges Rouault

The Mill at Valmondois
Maurice de Vlaminck

Landscape by the Sea
André Derain

Pierrot's Head
Georges Rouault

A Bicycle in the Rain
Kees Van Dongen

Sun's Ray
Henri Matisse

Mme Friesz at the Window, Le Jura
Achille Emile-Othon Friesz

Port of Boulogne
Albert Marquet

Children's Games
Louis Valtat

Reclining Woman
Raoul Dufy

Villacoublay Road
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.