The Group Of Seven

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which one of the gentlemen listed below was NOT a member of the Group of Seven?

    • A.

      Arthur Lismer

    • B.

      J.E.H. MacDonald

    • C.

      Tom Thompson

    • D.

      Franz Johnston

    Correct Answer
    C. Tom Thompson
    Explanation
    Tom Thompson was not a member of the Group of Seven. The Group of Seven was a famous group of Canadian landscape painters, active from 1920 to 1933. The group consisted of Arthur Lismer, J.E.H. MacDonald, Franz Johnston, and other prominent Canadian artists. However, Tom Thompson, although a significant figure in Canadian art history, was not officially a member of the Group of Seven.

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  • 2. 

    Which member of the Group of Seven paint war paintings in World War I?

    • A.

      A.Y. Jackson

    • B.

      Franz Johnston

    • C.

      Arthur Lismer

    • D.

      Franklin Carmichael

    Correct Answer
    A. A.Y. Jackson
    Explanation
    A.Y. Jackson is the correct answer because he was a member of the Group of Seven and he painted war paintings during World War I.

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  • 3. 

    The members of the Group of Seven met as employees of a T-Shirt printing company.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because the members of the Group of Seven did not meet as employees of a T-Shirt printing company. The Group of Seven refers to a group of Canadian landscape painters who formed in the early 20th century. They were not employees of a T-Shirt printing company, but rather a collective of artists who shared a common interest in capturing the Canadian landscape in their artwork.

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  • 4. 

    Where can the Group of Seven's artwork be found now?

    • A.

      The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    • B.

      The Museum of Modern Art

    • C.

      The National Gallery of Canada

    • D.

      The National Gallery of Toronto

    Correct Answer
    C. The National Gallery of Canada
    Explanation
    The Group of Seven's artwork can be found at the National Gallery of Canada.

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  • 5. 

    What year was the Group of Seven officially formed?

    • A.

      1919

    • B.

      1920

    • C.

      1997

    • D.

      1990

    Correct Answer
    A. 1919
    Explanation
    In 1919, the Group of Seven was officially formed. This group of Canadian landscape painters, consisting of Franklin Carmichael, Lawren Harris, A. Y. Jackson, Frank Johnston, Arthur Lismer, J. E. H. MacDonald, and Frederick Varley, aimed to create a distinct Canadian art style. They believed in capturing the rugged and untouched beauty of the Canadian landscape, and their works had a significant impact on the development of Canadian art.

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