Painters questions This is a list of recently added questions about painters. Play painters quiz and see all the questions. Which 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: smyruhard 59% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer330RembrandtRembrandt1290Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens289Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski256paintings 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 65% Over 1000Over 1000613About 100About 100863771217115007famous 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 Kołodziejczykvery hard 39% in Italyin Italy656in ancient Romein ancient Rome529in Englandin England1213in Galileain Galilea656names 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 37% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci516GiottoGiotto1207Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli594MichaelangeloMichaelangelo933painting 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 scene357it depicts The Nigh Watch guardsit depicts The Nigh Watch guards1705it was first presented during nightit was first presented during night283by mistakeby mistake3125art 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 77% in his own housein his own house426in his brohter's housein his brohter's house466in Italy during his vacationin Italy during his vacation548in a lunatic asylumin a lunatic asylum4947culture 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.orgeasy 70% SpanishSpanish7559PortuguesePortuguese2189MexicanMexican554ArgentinianArgentinian490Spain riddles » What nationality was Francisco Goya?Spanish. Goya was court painter to the Spanish Crown, through his works he was both a commentator on and chronicler of his era. Created by: Debbie Foxeasy 75% MexicanMexican191ArgentinianArgentinian833SpanishSpanish5304ItalianItalian689famous people riddles » Who painted The Persistence of Memory?Salvador Dalí. When asked whether the painting was inspired by Albert Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity, Dalí replied that the soft watches were inspired by the surrealist perception of a Camembert cheese melting in the sun.Created by: Kate Pierrickvery easy 86% Salvador DalíSalvador Dalí7238Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso513Marc ChagallMarc Chagall318Jackson PollockJackson Pollock286art riddles » Who painted The Card Players, one the most expensive works of art ever sold?Paul Cézanne. The Card Players is a series of five oil paintings by Paul Cézanne. One version of The Card Players was sold in 2011 to the Royal Family of Qatar for a price variously estimated at between $250 million and $300 million, making it (then) the most expensive work of art ever sold.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% Paul CézannePaul Cézanne5026Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso654Claude MonetClaude Monet1673Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet889art riddles » Play painters quiz and see all the questions.