Maurice de Vlaminck

April 4, 1876 – October 11, 1958

Maurice de Vlaminck was a French painter. Along with André Derain and Henri Matisse he is considered one of the principal figures in the Fauve movement, a group of modern artists who from 1904 to 1908 were united in their use of intense colour. Vlaminck one of the Fauves at the controversial Salon d'Automne exhibition of 1905.