Artwork Famous Portraits from the Fauvism Movement

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List of the most popular portraits from the fauvism movement, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The fauvism period was an extremely important awakening in the world of art, so it's not surprising that many historic portraits were created during that time. Renowned fauvism movement portraits are highly sought after, so if you want to add one to your collection you better start saving now. Click on the names of the famous fauvism movement portrait works to see more information about each one.

This list is made up of items like Las Meninas and Les toits de Collioure.

This list answers the questions, "What are examples of fauvism portrait works?" and "What is the most famous fauvism portrait work?" (8 items)
Green Stripe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Portraits from the Fauvism Movement
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The Green Stripe, also known as Portrait of Madame Matisse. The Green Line, is a portrait by Henri Matisse of his wife, Amélie Noellie Matisse-Parayre. He painted it in 1905, just prior to such works being derisively labeled as the creations of Les Fauves, along with similar works of André Derain and Maurice de Vlaminck. The painting hangs in Statens Museum for Kunst in Copenhagen, Denmark. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Henri Matisse

Subject: Amélie Matisse

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Fauvism

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Gypsy with Red Shawl (1905) is a painting by Serbian painter Nadežda Petrović, currently located in Museum of Modern Art, Belgrade. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Nadežda Petrović

Subject: Romani people

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Fauvism

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Artist: André Derain

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Fauvism

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Portrait of Mlle Yvonne Landsb... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Portraits from the Fauvism Movement
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Artist: Henri Matisse

Genres (Art): Portrait

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Fauvism, Cubism

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