Quiz On Paul Klee (1879-1940)

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Paul Klee Quizzes & Trivia

Take this quiz and test your knowledge about Paul Klee's paintings!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At the Bauhaus school, Paul Klee taught students to paint on what smooth surface?
    • A. 

      The Sidewalk

    • B. 

      Sand

    • C. 

      Sandpaper

    • D. 

      Glass

  • 2. 
    Composer Gunther Schuller honored Paul Klee by writing what about him?
    • A. 

      Stories

    • B. 

      Plays

    • C. 

      Songs

    • D. 

      Ballets

  • 3. 
    Paul Klee enjoyed the simple art of people of which group?
    • A. 

      Madmen

    • B. 

      Teachers

    • C. 

      Married People

    • D. 

      Children

  • 4. 
    In what medium did Paul Klee not create art?
    • A. 

      Ink

    • B. 

      Watercolors

    • C. 

      Crayons

    • D. 

      Oil Paints

  • 5. 
    What about Paul Klee's paintings make them different from most other paintings?
    • A. 

      They Are Small

    • B. 

      They Are On Canvas

    • C. 

      They Are Missing

    • D. 

      They Use Paints

  • 6. 
    Which of these words best describes the works of painter Paul Klee?
    • A. 

      Paleolithic

    • B. 

      Abstract

    • C. 

      Realistic

    • D. 

      Classic

  • 7. 
    Aside from painting, Paul Klee made over thirty of what type of theater figures?
    • A. 

      Puppets

    • B. 

      Programs

    • C. 

      Actors

    • D. 

      Stage Sets

  • 8. 
    Because he liked writing, Paul Klee's paintings often included what?
    • A. 

      Letters

    • B. 

      Cows

    • C. 

      Outlines

    • D. 

      Musical Notes

  • 9. 
    Paul Klee once said that the worst state is when what "concerns itself with art"?
    • A. 

      The Weather

    • B. 

      Science

    • C. 

      The Public

    • D. 

      The News

  • 10. 
    Paul Klee claimed that as a painter, he was one with what?
    • A. 

      Himself

    • B. 

      The Earth

    • C. 

      Outer Space

    • D. 

      Color

  • 11. 
    Paul Klee painted a 1926 painting of what scaly, gilled animal lying on a plate?
    • A. 

      A Clam

    • B. 

      A Seahorse

    • C. 

      A Fish

    • D. 

      A Starfish

  • 12. 
    Paul Klee once said of which sense organs "one sees" and "the other feels"?
    • A. 

      Teeth

    • B. 

      Fingers

    • C. 

      Eyes

    • D. 

      Ears

  • 13. 
    With what word did Paul Klee mark what he thought were his best works?
    • A. 

      Ugly

    • B. 

      Okay

    • C. 

      Worst

    • D. 

      Special

  • 14. 
    Paul Klee was a part of a group called "Der Blaue Rider", meaning what?
    • A. 

      The Blue Rider

    • B. 

      The Pink Elephant

    • C. 

      The Green Bean

    • D. 

      The Red Room

  • 15. 
    Paul Klee loved to go to and paint workers from what traveling show?
    • A. 

      The Fair

    • B. 

      American Idol

    • C. 

      The Circus

    • D. 

      Debates

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