Painting Of Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890) Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Vincent van Gogh painted a famous still life of which flowers?
    • A. 

      Sunflowers

    • B. 

      Violets

    • C. 

      Roses

    • D. 

      Hydrangeas

  • 2. 
    Vincent Van Gogh's self portraits are marked by his brightly-colored hair of what hue?
    • A. 

      Orange

    • B. 

      Brown

    • C. 

      Black

    • D. 

      Gray

  • 3. 
    Why did Vincent van Gogh paint his first self-portrait?
    • A. 

      No One Else Was Home

    • B. 

      He Was Bored

    • C. 

      He Liked His Face

    • D. 

      He Couldn't Afford Models

  • 4. 
    In his later years, Vincent van Gogh created over 150 paintings from which location?
    • A. 

      The Streets

    • B. 

      His Classroom

    • C. 

      His Kitchen

    • D. 

      His Hospital Room

  • 5. 
    Who provided Vincent van Gogh's financial support and was his best friend?
    • A. 

      Theo Van Gogh

    • B. 

      Edgar Degas

    • C. 

      Camille Pissarro

    • D. 

      Paul Gauguin

  • 6. 
    Approximately how many paintings did Vincent van Gogh create?
    • A. 

      20,000

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      800

    • D. 

      Two

  • 7. 
    To which group of artists did Vincent van Gogh belong?
    • A. 

      Post-Impressionists

    • B. 

      Pre-Raphaelites

    • C. 

      Impressionists

    • D. 

      None Of These

  • 8. 
    What was the occupation of Vincent Van Gogh's brother?
    • A. 

      Farmer

    • B. 

      Minister

    • C. 

      Art Dealer

    • D. 

      Artist

  • 9. 
    What did Vincent van Gogh's painting "Sunflowers" sell for in 1987?
    • A. 

      900000

    • B. 

      $39.9 Million

    • C. 

      300000

    • D. 

      $9.9 Million

  • 10. 
    What was the last painting Vincent van Gogh painted before he killed himself?
    • A. 

      At The Moulin Rouge

    • B. 

      The Swing

    • C. 

      Wheatfield With Crows

    • D. 

      Starry Night

  • 11. 
    After giving up art in 1876, Vincent van Gogh resumed painting in which year?
    • A. 

      1896

    • B. 

      1920

    • C. 

      1910

    • D. 

      1880

  • 12. 
    Vincent van Gogh's simple work was inspired by woodblock prints from which Asian country?
    • A. 

      Laos

    • B. 

      Thailand

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      Singapore

  • 13. 
    After losing faith in his own abilities, Vincent van Gogh turned to what?
    • A. 

      Copying Others

    • B. 

      Writing Novels

    • C. 

      Tearing Up Old Works

    • D. 

      Sleeping Late

  • 14. 
    Moved by a desire to help people, Vincent van Gogh left art in 1876 to become what?
    • A. 

      A Priest

    • B. 

      A Garbage Man

    • C. 

      A Singer

    • D. 

      A Teacher

  • 15. 
    Vincent Van Gogh's paintings are known for bright colors and what kind of compositions?
    • A. 

      Funny

    • B. 

      Simple

    • C. 

      Linear

    • D. 

      Complex

  • 16. 
    In 1990, "The Portrait of Dr. Gachet" by Vincent Van Gogh sold for how much?
    • A. 

      $9 Million

    • B. 

      $75 Million

    • C. 

      $1 Million

    • D. 

      $17 Million

  • 17. 
    How many paintings did Van Gogh sell during his lifetime?
    • A. 

      22

    • B. 

      None

    • C. 

      Seven

    • D. 

      One

  • 18. 
    In what city did van Gogh paint "La Cafe de Nuit" and "Le Maison Jaune"?
    • A. 

      Arles

    • B. 

      Avignon

    • C. 

      Paris

    • D. 

      Nimes

  • 19. 
    How old was Vincent Van Gogh when he passed away?
    • A. 

      55

    • B. 

      67

    • C. 

      43

    • D. 

      37

  • 20. 
    Why did Vincent Van Gogh drop out of the Antwerp Art Academy?
    • A. 

      He Didn't Have Enough Money

    • B. 

      He Was Too Old

    • C. 

      He Was Too Unique

    • D. 

      His Wife Was Pregnant

  • 21. 
    Vincent van Gogh's love of art started with an early job working for whom?
    • A. 

      An Art Dealer

    • B. 

      An Art Teacher

    • C. 

      His Father

    • D. 

      A Stonemason

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