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Can You Pass This Cat-Themed Art History Quiz?

Art History Quiz: Cat Edition.

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Can you choose the decade in which each cat was painted?

  1. Fernard Léger, Three Women

    Fernard Léger / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1800s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1840s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1870s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1920s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1920s!

    Three Women was painted between 1921 and 1922.

  2. Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Geraniums and Cats

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1780s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1820s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1880s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1930s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1880s!

    Geraniums and Cats was painted in 1881!

  3. François Boucher, La Toilette

    François Boucher / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1600s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1630s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1740s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1820s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1740s!

    La Toilette was painted in 1742!

  4. Paul Gauguin, Tahitian Woman and Two Children

    Paul Gauguin / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1790s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1810s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1900s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1950s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1900s!

    Tahitian Woman and Two Children was painted in 1901!

  5. Paul Signac, Sunday

    Paul Signac / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1800s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1880s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1920s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1940s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1880s!

    Sunday was written between 1888 and 1890.

  6. Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten, View of a Corridor

    Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1520s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1660s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1700s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1750s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1660s!

    View of a Corridor was painted in 1662.

  7. Judith Leyster, A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel

    Judith Leyster / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1410s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1550s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1590s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1630s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1630s!

    A Boy and a Girl with a Cat and an Eel was painted circa 1635.

  8. Cornelis Saftleven, A Cat Peeping Through A Fence

    Cornelis Saftleven / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1590s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1660s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1740s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1830s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1660s!

    A Cat Peeping Through A Fence was painted in 1666!

  9. William Holman Hunt, The Awakening Conscience

    William Holman Hunt / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1800s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1830s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1850s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1880s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1850s!

    The Awakening Conscience was painted in 1853.

  10. Paul de Vos, Cats Fighting in a Larder

    Paul de Vos / Public Domain / catsinarthistory.tumblr.com
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1630s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1700s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1790s
    Correct
    Incorrect
    1880s
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    1630s!

    Cats Fighting in a Larder was painted between 1630 and 1640.

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