Painting questions This is a list of recently added questions about painting. Play painting quiz and see all the questions. What is special about Mona Lisa?She has no eyebrows. Shaving eyebrows was considered top fashion at that time in Florence.Created by: smyruvery easy 86% she lacks one earshe lacks one ear682she has no eyebrowsshe has no eyebrows8485she wears two earrings on an earshe wears two earrings on an ear304she has a tattooshe has a tattoo298Leonardo da Vinci 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 60% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer546RembrandtRembrandt2258Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens515Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski411paintings 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 38% in Italyin Italy962in ancient Romein ancient Rome915in Englandin England1827in Galileain Galilea995names riddles » How many paintings called Water Lilies has Claude Monet created?250. Water Lilies depict Claude Monet’s own flower garden at Giverny and were the main focus of his artistic production during the last thirty years of his life.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 38% 1130733850252511012502501385art 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 Vinci767GiottoGiotto1518Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli874MichaelangeloMichaelangelo1182painters 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 scene442it depicts The Nigh Watch guardsit depicts The Nigh Watch guards2037it was first presented during nightit was first presented during night350by mistakeby mistake3700art riddles » The Last Judgement by Michelangelo was altered after it was painted. What was changed?Genitals were hidden. It took Michaelangelo seven years to complete the fresco on the altar wall of the Sistine Chapel. Once completed, the depiction of Christ and the Virgin Mary naked was considered sacrilegious, and some cardinals campaigned to have the fresco removed or censored, but the Pope resisted. Eventually, it was decided to obscure the genitals.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 66% Eve was removedEve was removed480all women were removedall women were removed931satan was removedsatan was removed1050genitals were hiddengenitals were hidden4955culture riddles » Two of Goya's best known paintings are The Nude Maja and The Clothed Maja. Who was Maja?It is not known. The identity of the Maja is uncertain The most popularly cited models are the Duchess of Alba, with whom Goya was sometimes thought to have had an affair, and Pepita Tudó, mistress of Manuel de Godoy. Neither theory has been verified, and it remains as likely that the paintings represent an idealized composite.Created by: life-o-holichard 54% his wifehis wife554his sisterhis sister485his lifelong loverhis lifelong lover2513it is not knownit is not known4196culture riddles » Where was Titian from?Italy. Tiziano Vicelli, known in English as Titian, was the most important member of the 16-th century Venetian school, recognized by his contemporaries as "The Sun Amidst Small Stars" . At the end of his long life, he famously said: "I'm finally beginning to learn how to paint".Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 72% ItalyItaly6328RussiaRussia499The NetherlandsThe Netherlands1559GermanyGermany394famous 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 Dalí8554Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso650Marc ChagallMarc Chagall369Jackson PollockJackson Pollock331art riddles » Play painting quiz and see all the questions.