Painters questions This is a list of recently added questions about painters. Play painters quiz and see all the questions. Where and when did Leonardo die?May 2, 1519 in Amboise (France). In 1516, Leonardo entered the service of king Francis I of France, being given the use of the manor house Clos Lucé near the king's residence at the royal Château d'Amboise. He spent the last three years of his life here. He died on 2 May 1519 and was buried in the Chapel of Saint-Hubert in Château d'Amboise in France. Created by: Tschuka very hard 33% May 2, 1519 in VeniceMay 2, 1519 in Venice305May 5, 1514 in FlorenceMay 5, 1514 in Florence718May 2, 1519 in Amboise (France)May 2, 1519 in Amboise (France)585May 5, 1514 in RomeMay 5, 1514 in Rome133Leonardo da Vinci riddles » Who created the engravings titled "The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters"?Francisca Goya. The artist's nightmare reflected his view of Spanish society, which he portrayed in the Caprichos as demented, corrupt, and ripe for ridicule. The work is held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and was the gift of M. Knoedler & Co. in 1918. Created by: Tschuka hard 49% Francisca GoyaFrancisca Goya161El GrecoEl Greco47Diego de VelazquezDiego de Velazquez69Eugène DelacroixEugène Delacroix47art riddles » Where did the carpaccio originate?In Venice. It was invented in 1950 by the restaurateur Giuseppe Cipriani, when the client - Countess Mocenigo - informed him that the doctor had recommended her raw meat. The new dish reminded him of Venetian painter Vittore Carpaccio's work.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 31% In VeniceIn Venice2311In MilanIn Milan1962In ParisIn Paris371In NeapolIn Neapol2718meat riddles » Which known painter authored the most self-portraits?Rembrandt painted about 100 self-portraits, and among these 20 were drawings. He started in 1627 as a juvenile, and ended in 1669.Created by: smyruaverage 63% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer666RembrandtRembrandt3078Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens628Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski498paintings riddles » How many paintings did Vincent van Gogh sell?1. During whole his life, Vincent van Gogh sold only one painting, moreover to his brother: "The Red Vineyards near Arles" for 400 francs.Created by: Marta_Smolarekaverage 63% Over 1000Over 1000812About 100About 1001151771614116357famous people riddles » Where were the Pre-Raphaelites active?In England. The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was an artistic association of painters established in London in 1848. The group's intention was to reform art by rejecting what it considered the mechanistic approach first adopted by Mannerist artists who succeeded Raphael and Michelangelo. Its members believed the Classical poses and elegant compositions of Raphael in particular had been a corrupting influence on the academic teaching of art, hence the name "Pre-Raphaelite".Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 40% in Italyin Italy1142in ancient Romein ancient Rome1091in Englandin England2330in Galileain Galilea1170painting riddles » Who was the first (chronologically) great artist that contributed to the Italian Renaissance?Giotto. It has been said that Giotto was the first real painter, like Adam was the first man. Living in the late Middle Ages (died 1337), he broke with the prevalent Byzantine style and introduced the technique of drawing accurately from life.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 34% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci868GiottoGiotto1700Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli1006MichaelangeloMichaelangelo1321art riddles » Why is this famous painting called "The Night Watch"?By mistake. Rembrandt painted the large painting The Militia Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq between 1640 and 1642. In 18th century the picture was called The Night Watch, because it was so dimmed and defaced that it looked quite like a night scene. After it was cleaned, it was discovered to represent broad day.Created by: Deepak Hanghalhard 57% it depicts a night sceneit depicts a night scene489it depicts The Nigh Watch guardsit depicts The Nigh Watch guards2232it was first presented during nightit was first presented during night397by mistakeby mistake4166art riddles » Where was van Gogh when he painted The Starry Night?In a lunatic asylum. In the aftermath of the 23 December 1888 breakdown that resulted in the self-mutilation of his left ear, van Gogh voluntarily admitted himself to the Saint-Paul-de-Mausole lunatic asylum, where he spent a year. During this period, he produced some of the best-known works of his career, including Cypresses, the blue self-portrait and The Starry Night.Created by: Hitter smashereasy 76% in his own housein his own house634in his brohter's housein his brohter's house634in Italy during his vacationin Italy during his vacation791in a lunatic asylumin a lunatic asylum6612culture riddles » What nationality was Diego Velázquez?Spanish. Velázquez was a leading artist at the court of King Philip IV during the Spanish Golden Age. In 1659, he was made a belted knight in recognition to his work for the king.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% SpanishSpanish10621PortuguesePortuguese3115MexicanMexican810ArgentinianArgentinian664Spain riddles » Play painters quiz and see all the questions.