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Can You Answer 8 Simple Questions About Famous Paintings?

Time to see if you were really paying attention during art 101.

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  1. 1. Who painted The Starry Night?

    Via paintwinestudio.com
    Henri Rousseau
    Vincent van Gogh
    Henri Matisse
    Paul Cézanne
  2. 2. Where is the Mona Lisa currently on display?

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    The National Gallery in London.
    The Louvre in Paris.
    The Vatican Museums in Vatican City (Rome).
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
  3. 3. What is the name of this fresco by Michelangelo?

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    The Hand of God
    The Creation of Man
    God Creates Man
    The Creation of Adam
  4. 4. What is the name of this Salvador Dalí painting?

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    The Disintegration of the Persistence of Memory
    The Decomposition of Time
    Hallucinations of Time
    The Persistence of Memory
  5. 5. Water Lilies is a series of over 200 paintings by?

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    Edgar Degas
    Claude Monet
    Paul Cézanne
    Édouard Manet
  6. 6. Pablo Picasso's Guernica is reportedly about:

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    The bombing of a Spanish town during the Spanish Civil War.
    The Nazi occupation of Poland.
    The rise of power of Francisco Franco.
    The rise of fascism in Italy.
  7. 7. The Scream is an example of which movement?

    Via commons.wikimedia.org
    Expressionism
    Impressionism
    Surrealism
    Objective Abstraction
  8. 8. Georges Seurat's A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte is an example of what type of painting technique?

    Via houzz.com
    Pointillism
    Drip painting
    Powder painting
    Impasto

Can You Answer 8 Simple Questions About Famous Paintings?

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You know your stuff and then some.You're definitely the type who makes it a point to go out and explore museums whether you're traveling or in your hometown.

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Let's be honest, this quiz was probably a breeze for you 'cause you not only know your stuff, but also probably appreciate the finer things in life.

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