Painters questions This is a list of recently added questions about painters. Play painters quiz and see all the questions. Where does the carpaccio come from?From 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 30% from Venicefrom Venice2111from Milanfrom Milan1850from Parisfrom Paris339from Neapolfrom Neapol2568meat riddles » 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: smyruaverage 61% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer605RembrandtRembrandt2607Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens566Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski441paintings 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 1000788About 100About 1001106771566116090famous 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 Italy1034in ancient Romein ancient Rome990in Englandin England2032in Galileain Galilea1065names 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 Vinci815GiottoGiotto1596Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli918MichaelangeloMichaelangelo1236painting 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 56% it depicts a night sceneit depicts a night scene463it depicts The Nigh Watch guardsit depicts The Nigh Watch guards2116it was first presented during nightit was first presented during night367by mistakeby mistake3891art 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 house592in his brohter's housein his brohter's house603in Italy during his vacationin Italy during his vacation742in a lunatic asylumin a lunatic asylum6200culture 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% SpanishSpanish9962PortuguesePortuguese2963MexicanMexican771ArgentinianArgentinian628Spain 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 73% MexicanMexican264ArgentinianArgentinian1130SpanishSpanish6669ItalianItalian960famous 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 Dalí8993Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso679Marc ChagallMarc Chagall385Jackson PollockJackson Pollock350art riddles » Play painters quiz and see all the questions.