The creatures almost appear to be hidden, and as soon as they’re seen obviously, they’re fragmented, as though we’re quietly watching the creatures through the shards associated with a shattered window.
Breaking down reasonable, natural types into abstract, prismatic types in colours that are bold.
It was Marc’s artistic viewpoint which colours spoke a psychological language, nearly as though each colour can reach a very particular mental note.
This particular application of colour was primarily thanks to Marc’s connection with the Blue Riders, a team of similar artists, that also included Wassily Kandinsky, which desired a religious truth through the art of theirs and placed a good deal of value on the symbolic utilization of colors.
For Franz Marc, painting animals like The Fox represented a far more innocent time.