Edgar Degas (1834-1917) Quiz

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Edgar Degas (1834-1917) Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Edgar Degas liked to paint in theatrical settings, such as dance studios and what other venue?
    • A. 

      Outdoor Amphitheaters

    • B. 

      Music Halls

    • C. 

      Orchestra Pits

    • D. 

      Dressing Rooms

  • 2. 
    Edgar Degas' "Little Dancer" depicts a young ballerina wearing which type of uniform?
    • A. 

      Clown Costume

    • B. 

      Overalls

    • C. 

      Gym Shorts

    • D. 

      Tutu

  • 3. 
    When Edgar Degas' eyesight diminished, he turned to what?
    • A. 

      Sculpture

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Collage

    • D. 

      Architecture

  • 4. 
    Edgar Degas' "Dance Class" and "Rehearsal on Set" were set in which type of classroom?
    • A. 

      Gymnastics

    • B. 

      Algebra

    • C. 

      Spanish

    • D. 

      Ballet

  • 5. 
    Instead of using marble or bronze, Edgar Degas made sculpture of wax or what?
    • A. 

      Play-Doh

    • B. 

      Florists' Foam

    • C. 

      Clay

    • D. 

      Emeralds

  • 6. 
    Which American Impressionist dated the French Impressionist Edgar Degas?
    • A. 

      Camille Pissaro

    • B. 

      Vincent Van Gogh

    • C. 

      Mary Cassatt

    • D. 

      Berthe Morisot

  • 7. 
    Edgar Degas created a set of paintings that depicted the suffering of which American city?
    • A. 

      San Francisco

    • B. 

      New Orleans

    • C. 

      St Louis

    • D. 

      Chicago

  • 8. 
    Which type of people were Edgar Degas' favorite subjects?
    • A. 

      Old Men

    • B. 

      Strangers

    • C. 

      Women

    • D. 

      Babies

  • 9. 
    Edgar Degas was the least interested in which Impressionist interests?
    • A. 

      Color And Landscapes

    • B. 

      Paint And Brushes

    • C. 

      Canvas And Easels

    • D. 

      Pastels And Oils

  • 10. 
    Edgar Degas' painting of dancers, performers and laundrywomen focused on capturing what?
    • A. 

      Movement

    • B. 

      Size

    • C. 

      Age

    • D. 

      Beauty

  • 11. 
    Unlike his Impressionist friends, Edgar Degas liked to paint where?
    • A. 

      Below Ground

    • B. 

      Outside

    • C. 

      On Planes

    • D. 

      Inside

  • 12. 
    Who was a studio assistant for James McNeill Whistler, as well as a close friend of Edgar Degas?
    • A. 

      Walter Sickert

    • B. 

      Gustav Klimt

    • C. 

      Dante Gabriel Rossetti

    • D. 

      Claude Monet

  • 13. 
    Because he liked to paint movement, Edgar Degas made many paintings of which animals?
    • A. 

      Cats

    • B. 

      Turtles

    • C. 

      Snails

    • D. 

      Horses

  • 14. 
    Young Edgar Degas made over 700 copies of what?
    • A. 

      His First Painting

    • B. 

      His Favorite Song

    • C. 

      Older Works Of Art

    • D. 

      The Bible

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