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British artists

Some general questions about British artists 10 Questions.

 
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1

Which artist claimed to have beem tied to a ship's mast in a storm for one of his paintings?

  • Constable
  • Turner
  • Hogarth

2

Which sculptor created "Prospero and Ariel "at the front of Broadcasting house?

  • Eric Gill
  • Henry Moore
  • Barbara Hepworth

3

In Hogarth's narrative series "marriage a la mode" the husband kills his wife's lover. Was the victim......?

  • A Lawyer
  • A Doctor
  • An Italian dance teacher

4

Which artist was instumental in the creation of the Foundling Hospital in London?

  • Sir Joshua Reynolds
  • J.W.M.Turner
  • William Hogarth

5

What church features in several paintings by Constable of the area around his family home in Suffolk?

  • Flatford Church
  • East Burgholt Church
  • Dedham Church

6

In "The Haywain "who lives in the house on the bank of the river?

  • Golding Constable
  • John Dunthorne
  • Willy Lott

7

What was the maiden name of John Constable's wife?

  • Mary Lott
  • Ann Watt
  • Maria Bicknell

8

Which artist spent over a year dissecting horses as research for his book "The anatomy of the horse"?

  • Edwin Lanseer
  • George Stubbs
  • William Holman Hunt

9

In Gainsborough's portrait of " Mr and Mrs Andrews"what is pictured on Mrs Andrew's lap?

  • Nothing, picture is incomplete
  • A pair of pheasants
  • A small dog

10

A painting by which 20th century artist was discovered on Antiques Roadshow and valued at 250K?

  • Jack Vettriano
  • Sir William Orpen
  • L.S.Lowry

 

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