The Amazing Quiz On Great Artists

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The Amazing Quiz On Great Artists

A non-complicated quiz based on Artists


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which artist wrote a treatise in 1753 entitled, "The Analysis of Beauty?
    • A. 

      Hogarth

    • B. 

      Longhi

    • C. 

      Watteau

    • D. 

      Ingres

  • 2. 
    Which of these artists translated his great love of the poets, such as Dante, Homer and Milton, into images?
    • A. 

      Gericault

    • B. 

      Friedrich

    • C. 

      Cole

    • D. 

      Fuseli

  • 3. 
    In the mid-nineteenth century, which artist painted "en plain air"?
    • A. 

      Charles-Francois Daubigny

    • B. 

      George Caleb Bingham

    • C. 

      Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot

    • D. 

      Theodore Rousseau

  • 4. 
    Which artist was one of those accused, in 1871, of destroying the great Napoleonic monument, the Vendome Column?
    • A. 

      Corot

    • B. 

      Courbet

    • C. 

      Millet

    • D. 

      Daumier

  • 5. 
    Who was the founder of the pathetic art movement?
    • A. 

      Mike Kelley

    • B. 

      Christo

    • C. 

      Cady Noland

    • D. 

      Alejandro Ramirez

  • 6. 
    Which artist first adopted the word "assemblages" for works he made in 1953-54?
    • A. 

      Dubuffet

    • B. 

      Buffet

    • C. 

      Picasso

    • D. 

      Braque

  • 7. 
    Where was artist Roy de Maistre born?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      Tahiti

    • C. 

      Cuba

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 8. 
    What was the relationship between the two French Rococo artists, Fragonard and Boucher?
    • A. 

      Fragonard Was Boucher's Pupil

    • B. 

      Boucher Was Fragonard's Brother-In-Law

    • C. 

      Fragonard Was Boucher's Elder Brother

    • D. 

      They Were First Cousins

  • 9. 
    Which mid 1800's artist was not a member of the Barbizon School?
    • A. 

      Daubigny

    • B. 

      Corot

    • C. 

      Rousseau

    • D. 

      Courbet

  • 10. 
    What modern artist sold invisible paintings?
    • A. 

      Pablo Picasso

    • B. 

      Mark Rothko

    • C. 

      Franz Kline

    • D. 

      Andy Warhol

  • 11. 
    Henry Moore sculpted what?
    • A. 

      The Thinker

    • B. 

      The Guard

    • C. 

      The Archer

    • D. 

      The Slave

  • 12. 
    Who was the architect of St. Peter's Cathedral in Rome?
    • A. 

      Auguste Rodin

    • B. 

      Da Vinci

    • C. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • D. 

      Michelangelo

  • 13. 
    Falstaff fits readily in which comic tradition?
    • A. 

      Miser

    • B. 

      Romantic Lead

    • C. 

      Miles Gloriosus

    • D. 

      Pantaloon

  • 14. 
    Which two artists attended Cal Arts together?
    • A. 

      Eric Fischl & David Salle

    • B. 

      Julian Schnabel & Jeff Koons

    • C. 

      Barbara Kruger & Cindy Sherman

    • D. 

      Frida Kahlo & Andre Serrano

  • 15. 
    Which Canadian artist designed the flag for Newfoundland and Labrador?
    • A. 

      Robert Bateman

    • B. 

      Christopher Pratt

    • C. 

      Alex Colville

    • D. 

      David Blackwood