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Can You Pass This Art Exam?

Do you know your Picassos from your Van Goghs?

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  1. 1. Which artist is depicted in this self-portrait?

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    Hieronymus Bosch
    Paul Cézanne
    Vincent van Gogh
  2. 2. Which of these paintings is by Jackson Pollock?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The other is by Kandinsky.

  3. 3. Which fruit is freatured in René Magritte's The Son of Man?

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    A pear
    An apple
    A banana
    Correct!
    Wrong!
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  4. 4. What's the name of this work by Gustav Klimt?

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    The Kiss
    The Embrace
    The Caress
  5. 5. Which of these is believed to be a self-portrait of Leonardo da Vinci?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The other is of Peter Paul Rubens.

  6. 6. What painting is this a close-up of?

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    Nighthawks by Edward Hopper
    American Gothic by Grant Wood
    Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth
    Correct!
    Wrong!
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  7. 7. What's missing from this famous Claude Monet painting?

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    A rowing boat
    An albatross
    A floating log
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The painting in question is Impression, Sunrise.

    The painting in question is Impression, Sunrise.
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  8. 8. Which of these is the real version of Picasso's Woman in Hat and Fur Collar?

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  9. 9. What colour is missing from this Piet Mondrian painting?

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    Green
    Blue
    Orange
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Tableau I.

    It's Tableau I.
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  10. 10. Which of these is NOT a real art movement?

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    Stuckism
    Futurism
    Post-realism
  11. 11. Which of these is the correct version of Edvard Munch's The Scream?

  12. 12. Who painted this?

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    Georgia O'Keeffe
    Frida Kahlo
    Joan Mitchell
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The painting is Georgia O'Keeffe's Pineapple Bud.

  13. 13. What artistic style is depicted in this painting?

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    Impressionism
    Pop art
    Pointillism
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The painting is A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat.

  14. 14. Which of these paintings is by Rembrandt?

    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The others, from the top-left going clockwise, are by Paulus Potter, Dirk van Baburen, and Hendrick Avercamp.

  15. 15. What relation is the woman in this portrait to Whistler?

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    His aunt
    His mother
    His sister
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Whistler's Mother.

Can You Pass This Art Exam?

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It's time to start hitting the textbooks and possibly even visiting a gallery or two.

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Not bad, but you could still do with brushing up on your art history.

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You know a fair amount about art.

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You're an expert when it comes to art history!

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