Art Quiz: 20 Trivia Questions with Answers about Painting for Connoisseurs

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Art Quiz: 20 Trivia Questions with Answers about Painting for Connoisseurs
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Painting is an art form that can make an enormous impression on the human being. Its study expands our inner world, breaks down barriers in the way of our imagination and perception of this world.

The art quiz we have prepared for you today consists of 20 questions about painting. If you consider yourself a connoisseur of art, you will probably be able to answer each of them.

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1. What is the gummiarbia that is included in watercolor?

2. What is a work of easel painting?

3. In 1879 an amateur Spanish archaeologist, Marcelino-Sans de Sautuola, stumbled upon a cave whose vaults were decorated with drawings of ancient people. The modern world had never seen anything like this before. What is the name of this cave?

4. What is depicted in Eduard Wilhelm Daghe's painting The Invention of Painting?

5. A variety of which genre of painting is Marina art?

6. Which king's court painter was Diego Velázquez?

7. Which color dominates most of Van Gogh's paintings?

8. What does the strange white bird at the feet of the old woman approaching death represent in Paul Gauguin's famous canvas, "Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?"?

9. What does the Latin word minium, from which the name of the work of small forms miniature is derived?

10. Which artist is the author of the painting "Chaos. Creation of the World", which was purchased by Pope Gregory XVI?

11. Alphonse Allee, more than a quarter of a century before the famous Black Square by Kazimir Malevich, presented his painting to the public, which was a completely black rectangular canvas. What was it called?

12. Luchism is one of the early movements of ...

13. Which word can be used to define the Art Nouveau style?

14. Who posed Ilya Repin for his painting Nun?

15. How many earlier works painted in color are hidden under the top layer of Malevich's famous Black Square?

16. What is the pictorial technique of carnation used to paint?

17. The natural pigment ochre is ...

18. What is a distinctive feature of the Yōga Japanese painting movement?

19. What supports the moustache?

20. Which famous artist was suspected of stealing Leonardo da Vinci's most famous painting, the Mona Lisa?