Paintings questions This is a list of recently added questions about paintings. Play paintings 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 54% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer254RembrandtRembrandt833Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens230Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski199painting 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 Dalí6628Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso482Marc ChagallMarc Chagall296Jackson PollockJackson Pollock272painters 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 Cézanne4585Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso622Claude MonetClaude Monet1563Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet836art riddles » Who painted No. 5, 1948?Jackson Pollock. No. 5, 1948 is a painting by Jackson Pollock, which was sold for $140M in 2006, making it (then) the most expensive piece of art ever sold. In 1949, right after the painting was sold by Pollock to Alfonso Ossorio, the painting became damaged during the moving process. Pollock patched the painting before it went to Ossorio saying “He’ll never know, never know”.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% Andy WarholAndy Warhol1031Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso900Jackson PollockJackson Pollock5635Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt614art riddles » Who painted The Scream?Edvard Munch. The Scream is a series of four works of Edvard Munch created in various media (oil, pastels, crayon). The full name Much gave to these works is "The Scream of Nature". One of the versions was sold for 120M$ in 2012, which makes it the third most expensive piece of art ever sold.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 82% Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt512Jackson PollockJackson Pollock463Paul CézannePaul Cézanne439Edvard MunchEdvard Munch6870art riddles » Who painted the Portrait of Chaim Soutine?Amadeo Modigliani. The elongated faces and figures characteristic to Modigliani's style were not received well, and he had little success during his lifetime. His works of art achieved high prices after his death at age 35 of tubercular meningitis.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 59% Jackson PollockJackson Pollock848Amadeo ModiglianiAmadeo Modigliani4089Edvard MunchEdvard Munch1055Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt877art riddles » Who painted the Girl With A Pearl Earring?Johannes Vermeer. The painting is known as "the Dutch Mona Lisa" or "Mona Lisa of the North".Created by: Debbie Foxhard 57% Jan van EyckJan van Eyck1081Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer3909Hans Holbein the ElderHans Holbein the Elder389RembrandtRembrandt1398art riddles » Who painted the Birth of Venus?Sandro Botticelli. The paining depicts the goddess Venus emerging from the sea upon a shell in accordance with the myth that explains her birth. It is held among other Renaissance masterpieces at the Uffizi Gallery in Florence.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci605Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli5294MichelangeloMichelangelo1124CaravaggioCaravaggio645art riddles » Who painted The Tower of Babel?Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Pieter Breugel the Elder created three oil paintings titled "The Tower of Babel". Unfortunately, one of them, a miniature painted on ivory, is now lost. Of the two surviving paintings, one is kept in Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, and the other in Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam.Created by: SpikeMeaverage 69% TitianTitian716Pieter Bruegel the ElderPieter Bruegel the Elder5317RembrandtRembrandt772Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer827art riddles » Who painted the Las Meninas?Diego Velázquez. Las Meninas, created in 1656, is the most well known work of Velázquez, considered his magnum opus. It depicts one of the infantas, Margaret Theresa, and the title translates to "The maids of Honour". Yet, it is unclear as to who or what is the true subject - perhaps the painter himself?Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% CaravaggioCaravaggio909Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer818Diego VelázquezDiego Velázquez4991El GrecoEl Greco560art riddles » Play paintings quiz and see all the questions.