(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, 1882-1963328 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965151 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954287 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953868 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949279 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, 1871-1958373 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952509 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968451 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958798 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

The Dancer's Costume
Kees Van Dongen

English Clown
Georges Rouault

A Hamlet
Maurice de Vlaminck

Still Life
Georges Braque

Kees Van Dongen

The Dance
Henri Matisse

Field of Wheat
Louis Valtat

Glass and Fruit
Georges Braque

The Lamp on the Table
Georges Braque

Pierrots with a Bouquet
Georges Rouault

Still Life
Louis Valtat
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.