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Famous Art and Artists Quiz

General knowledge trivia on art and artists. Test your skills and knowledge. 8 Questions.

 
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1

Which famous Italian Renaissance painter painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel?

  • Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Botticelli
  • Michelangelo

2

Which 'depressed' artist famously cut off his ear?

  • Van Gogh
  • Monet
  • Cezanne

3

Which Italian Sculptor and Architect features in the Dan Brown novel 'Angels and Demons'?

  • Bernini
  • Michelangelo
  • Rembrandt

4

Which renowned Impressionist painter, created the 'Water Lillies' paintings now housed at the Musee de l'Orengerie in Paris?

  • Manet
  • Monet
  • Picasso

5

Which artist of today defied the credit collapse by auctioning his works for more than $190 million, the same day a major US bank went into liquidation?

  • Tracey Emin
  • Damien Hirst
  • Jackson Pollock

6

Put these artists in order of chronology with the oldest first...

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  • Rembrandt
  • Botticelli
  • Van Gogh
  • Pollock

7

Match the Artist with the correct painting?

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Left

  • Botticelli
  • Van Gogh
  • Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Carravaggio

Right

  • Mona Lisa
  • Supper at Emmaus
  • The Birth of Venus
  • Sunflowers

8

What, in art terms, is meant by the word 'Chiaroscuro'?

  • Soft / Loud
  • Wet / Dry
  • Light / Dark

 

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