(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, 1882-1963320 artworks
Charles CamoinFrench, 1879-1965150 artworks
André DerainFrench, 1880-1954264 artworks
Raoul DufyFrench, 1877-1953854 artworks
Henri-Jacques EvenepoelBelgian, 1872-18998 artworks
Emile-Othon FrieszFrench, 1879-1949264 artworks
Henri ManguinFrench, 1874-1949159 artworks
Albert MarquetFrench, 1875-1947386 artworks
Henri MatisseFrench, 1869-1954739 artworks
Jean MetzingerFrench, 1883-1956133 artworks
Jean PuyFrench, 1876-196018 artworks
Georges RouaultFrench, 1871-1958358 artworks
Louis ValtatFrench, 1869-1952505 artworks
Kees Van DongenDutch, 1877-1968444 artworks
Maurice de VlaminckFrench, 1876-1958784 artworks
Random artworks by artists related to this movement

Kees Van Dongen

Bouquet of Flowers
Louis Valtat

The Profile
Georges Braque

Jean Metzinger

Vase of Flowers
Maurice de Vlaminck

Bather with Her Poodle
Kees Van Dongen

The Pink Hat
Kees Van Dongen

A Cart
Raoul Dufy

The Negress
Charles Camoin

The Circus
Raoul Dufy

Village Street
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Port
Louis Valtat

View of Paris
Albert Marquet

View of the Seine
Maurice de Vlaminck

The Wretched
Georges Rouault

The Lesson
Louis Valtat

Bouquet of Flowers
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.