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Updated on May 5, 2020. Posted on May 2, 2020

Art History Majors Will Pass This Quiz With 15/15, But Everyone Else Will Struggle To Get Even 10/15

It starts easy but gets harder!

  1. Let's start off kind of easy. Who is the artist of this painting?

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    This is The Old Guitarist (1903) by Pablo Picasso

  2. Who is famous for painting Campbell's soup cans?

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    Andy Warhol

  3. Who is the painter of this famous self-portrait?

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    Self-Portrait With Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird (1940) by Frida Kahlo

  4. Who painted Starry Night?

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    Vincent van Gogh

  5. Let's make this a little harder, shall we? Edgar Degas is the artist of this painting, but do you know the title of it?

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    The Dance Class

  6. Roy Lichtenstein is the artist of this famous work of art, but can you tell me the title of it?

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    Crying Girl

  7. What is the name of this painting?

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    American Gothic by Grant Wood

  8. This is a Georgia O'Keeffe painting. Can you name the year it was painted?

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    1919

  9. Which of the following works of art is NOT currently displayed in the Louvre?

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    You can find The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dalí in the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

  10. René Magritte is the artist of this painting. Can you tell me what it's called?

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    It's called The Lovers.

  11. In which era was Francisco de Goya's Saturn Devouring His Son painted?

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    Romanticism

  12. Which work of art is NOT considered part of the surrealism period?

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    The Nightmare by Henry Fuseli

  13. Name the artist of this work as well as the year it was painted:

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    Georges Seurat, 1884.

  14. This piece is titled Grande Odalisque by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Name the reason the work was highly criticized:

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    Because of her elongated anatomy, which was said not to be realistic.

  15. Finally, let's end easy. Which artist is known for this style of work?

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    Piet Mondrian

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