Paintings questions This is a list of recently added questions about paintings. Play paintings quiz and see all the questions. 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 Pierrickpainting riddles »very easy 86% Salvador DalíSalvador Dalí5763Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso421Marc ChagallMarc Chagall269Jackson PollockJackson Pollock239 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.orgpainters riddles »hard 59% Paul CézannePaul Cézanne3922Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso550Claude MonetClaude Monet1391Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet746 Who painted No. 5, 1948?Jackson Pollock. No. 5, 1948 is a painting by Jackson Pollock, which was sold for $140M in 2006, making it (then) the most expensive piece of art ever sold. In 1949, right after the painting was sold by Pollock to Alfonso Ossorio, the painting became damaged during the moving process. Pollock patched the painting before it went to Ossorio saying “He’ll never know, never know”.Created by: globalquiz.orgart riddles »average 68% Andy WarholAndy Warhol938Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso799Jackson PollockJackson Pollock4909Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt528 Who painted The Scream?Edvard Munch. The Scream is a series of four works of Edvard Munch created in various media (oil, pastels, crayon). The full name Much gave to these works is "The Scream of Nature". One of the versions was sold for 120M$ in 2012, which makes it the third most expensive piece of art ever sold.Created by: globalquiz.orgart riddles »very easy 82% Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt440Jackson PollockJackson Pollock423Paul CézannePaul Cézanne396Edvard MunchEdvard Munch5921 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.orgart riddles »hard 58% Jackson PollockJackson Pollock738Amadeo ModiglianiAmadeo Modigliani3370Edvard MunchEdvard Munch903Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt741 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 Foxart riddles »hard 56% Jan van EyckJan van Eyck943Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer3268Hans Holbein the ElderHans Holbein the Elder354RembrandtRembrandt1237 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.orgart riddles »average 68% Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci557Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli4557MichelangeloMichelangelo1009CaravaggioCaravaggio577 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: SpikeMeart riddles »average 69% TitianTitian633Pieter Bruegel the ElderPieter Bruegel the Elder4584RembrandtRembrandt670Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer727 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.orgart riddles »average 68% CaravaggioCaravaggio799Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer706Diego VelázquezDiego Velázquez4271El GrecoEl Greco497 Who painted the Starry Night?Vincent van Gogh. Starry Night is probably van Gogh's best-known painting. It has been in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City since 1941Created by: globalquiz.orgart riddles »easy 79% Marc ChagallMarc Chagall282Claude MonetClaude Monet856Auguste RenoirAuguste Renoir204Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh5297 Play art quiz and see all the questions.