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 56% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer290RembrandtRembrandt1029Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens260Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski228painting 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 Dalí6886Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso496Marc ChagallMarc Chagall307Jackson PollockJackson Pollock279painters 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 Cézanne4768Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso640Claude MonetClaude Monet1611Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet866art riddles » Who painted No. 5, 1948?Jackson Pollock. No. 5, 1948 is a painting by Jackson Pollock, which was sold for $140M in 2006, making it (then) the most expensive piece of art ever sold. In 1949, right after the painting was sold by Pollock to Alfonso Ossorio, the painting became damaged during the moving process. Pollock patched the painting before it went to Ossorio saying “He’ll never know, never know”.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 68% Andy WarholAndy Warhol1064Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso926Jackson PollockJackson Pollock5815Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt634art riddles » Who painted The Scream?Edvard Munch. The Scream is a series of four works of Edvard Munch created in various media (oil, pastels, crayon). The full name Much gave to these works is "The Scream of Nature". One of the versions was sold for 120M$ in 2012, which makes it the third most expensive piece of art ever sold.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 83% Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt529Jackson PollockJackson Pollock471Paul CézannePaul Cézanne450Edvard MunchEdvard Munch7111art 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 Pollock872Amadeo ModiglianiAmadeo Modigliani4256Edvard MunchEdvard Munch1097Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt911art 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 Eyck1129Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer4066Hans Holbein the ElderHans Holbein the Elder397RembrandtRembrandt1433art 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 Vinci617Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli5501MichelangeloMichelangelo1151CaravaggioCaravaggio675art 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% TitianTitian751Pieter Bruegel the ElderPieter Bruegel the Elder5513RembrandtRembrandt796Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer854art 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% CaravaggioCaravaggio935Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer840Diego VelázquezDiego Velázquez5172El GrecoEl Greco581art riddles » Play paintings quiz and see all the questions.