Piet Mondrian (1872-1944) Quiz

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Piet Mondrian (1872-1944) Quiz - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Piet Mondrian's "Composition with Grey and Light-Brown" features which shapes?
    • A. 

      Circles

    • B. 

      Rectangles

    • C. 

      Ovals

    • D. 

      Rhombi

  • 2. 
    In the 1920's Piet Mondrian stopped letting photographers do what while he worked?
    • A. 

      Come In

    • B. 

      Talk

    • C. 

      Take Pictures

    • D. 

      Ask Questions

  • 3. 
    Because they were popular at the time, in the early 1900's Piet Mondrian painted a lot of what?
    • A. 

      IPhones

    • B. 

      Flowers

    • C. 

      Taxis

    • D. 

      Telephones

  • 4. 
    Piet Mondrian painted all of his early works, even outdoor scenes, where?
    • A. 

      On The Couch

    • B. 

      In The Bed

    • C. 

      In His Studio

    • D. 

      In A Bunker

  • 5. 
    What did Piet Mondrian once say was the foundation of all art?
    • A. 

      The Canvas

    • B. 

      The Painter

    • C. 

      The Paintbrush

    • D. 

      The Line

  • 6. 
    After 1904, Piet Mondrian realized he had to stop painting what he liked and paint for whom?
    • A. 

      The Public

    • B. 

      His Parents

    • C. 

      His Friends

    • D. 

      His Wife

  • 7. 
    Piet Mondrian sometimes painted on a square canvas then hung it how?
    • A. 

      Diagonally

    • B. 

      Backwards

    • C. 

      Upside Down

    • D. 

      Facing The Wall

  • 8. 
    Piet Mondrian once gave up painting to design what for the theater?
    • A. 

      Stage Sets

    • B. 

      Musical Themes

    • C. 

      Programs

    • D. 

      Costumes

  • 9. 
    Piet Mondrian's paintings made use of what three primary colors?
    • A. 

      Gray, Black And White

    • B. 

      Green, Orange And Purple

    • C. 

      Brown, Tan And Peach

    • D. 

      Red, Yellow And Blue

  • 10. 
    In the 1930s, Piet Mondrian stopped painting shapes, instead just painting what?
    • A. 

      Lines

    • B. 

      Houses

    • C. 

      Colors

    • D. 

      Faces

  • 11. 
    In 1916 Piet Mondrian moved to Lauren, a colony of what type of people?
    • A. 

      Miners

    • B. 

      Artists

    • C. 

      Refugees

    • D. 

      Lepers

  • 12. 
    Piet Mondrian was more interested in capturing, not a scene's detail, but what?
    • A. 

      Smells

    • B. 

      Sounds

    • C. 

      Mood

    • D. 

      Size

  • 13. 
    Piet Mondrian's later paintings were large, brightly-colored repetitions of what shape?
    • A. 

      Circle

    • B. 

      Octagon

    • C. 

      Rectangle

    • D. 

      Triangle

  • 14. 
    Piet Mondrian once stated that what type of line was "so emotional"?
    • A. 

      Straight

    • B. 

      Curved

    • C. 

      Thin

    • D. 

      Dashed

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