Painting questions This is a list of recently added questions about painting. Play painting quiz and see all the questions. The symbolic work of art showing the transience of life, the futility of pleasure, and the certainty of death is called...Vanitas means "futility" or "worthlessness", the traditional Christian view being that earthly goods and pursuits are transient and worthless. Vanitas themes were common in medieval funerary art, with most surviving examples in sculpture. Common symbols include skulls, rotten fruit, bubbles, smoke, watches, and hourglasses.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 30% memento morimemento mori1034carpe diemcarpe diem327vanitasvanitas628gravisgravis50names riddles » Who painted the "Massacre of the Innocents"?Pieter Bruegel (the Elder) was the most significant artist of Dutch and Flemish Renaissance painting, a painter and printmaker from Brabant, known for his landscapes and peasant scenes; he was a pioneer in making both types of subject the focus in large paintings. Created by: Tschukahard 59% Pieter Bruegel (the Elder)Pieter Bruegel (the Elder)3545Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli753CaravaggioCaravaggio1054DonatelloDonatello592paintings riddles » What is the approximate value of the golden ratio ("phi")?1.61. In mathematics, two quantities are in the golden ratio if their ratio is the same as the ratio of their sum to the larger of the two quantities. It is often used for aesthetics in art and design.Created by: Ninjaihard 47% 3.143.1411792.162.1616171.611.6130130.870.87514geometry riddles » Which of these colors isn't a shade of red?Indigo is a deep and rich color close to the color wheel blue (a primary color in the RGB color space), as well as to some variants of ultramarine. It is traditionally regarded as a color in the visible spectrum, as well as one of the seven colors of the rainbow: the color between blue and violet.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 65% carminecarmine927amaranthamaranth1182indigoindigo8465vermilionvermilion2358colors riddles » A painting or a print of a cityscape is called...Veduta. A veduta (Italian for "view") is a highly detailed, usually large-scale painting or, more often print, of a cityscape or some other vista. The painters of vedute are referred to as vedutisti.Created by: Ninjaihard 47% vedutaveduta1520vendettavendetta544verdureverdure469canalettocanaletto678art riddles » Who painted the picture "The Luncheon on the Grass"?Édouard Manet. Luncheon on the Grass - is a large oil on canvas painting by Édouard Manet created in 1862 and 1863. It depicts a female nude and a scantily dressed female bather on a picnic with two fully dressed men in a rural setting. Rejected by the Salon jury of 1863, Manet seized the opportunity to exhibit this and two other paintings in the 1863 Salon des Refusés. where the painting sparked public notoriety and controversy.] The piece is now in the Musée d'Orsay in Paris. Created by: Tschukavery hard 32% Claude MonetClaude Monet86Edgar DegasEdgar Degas21Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet67Auguste RenoirAuguste Renoir30 Who is the autor of this painting?Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. This is "Assembling to the grave" by Italian baroque painter CarravaggioCreated by: Artur Łabędźhard 59% Michelangelo BuonarrotiMichelangelo Buonarroti383Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens405Michelangelo Merisi da CaravaggioMichelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio1780Rembrandt van RijnRembrandt van Rijn446art riddles » 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 87% she lacks one earshe lacks one ear809she has no eyebrowsshe has no eyebrows10081she wears two earrings on an earshe wears two earrings on an ear350she has a tattooshe has a tattoo337Leonardo da Vinci riddles » Which known 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 63% Albrecht DürerAlbrecht Dürer699RembrandtRembrandt3363Peter Paul RubensPeter Paul Rubens675Jacek MalczewskiJacek Malczewski523painters 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 Kołodziejczykhard 41% in Italyin Italy1210in ancient Romein ancient Rome1145in Englandin England2526in Galileain Galilea1222United Kingdom riddles » Play painting quiz and see all the questions.