Paintings questions This is a list of recently added questions about paintings. Play paintings quiz and see all the questions. 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 Botticelli753CaravaggioCaravaggio1054DonatelloDonatello592painting riddles » Who painted The Fiddler?Marc Chagall. Marc Zakharovich Chagall was a Russian-French artist of Belarusian Jewish origin. An early modernist, he was associated with several major artistic styles and created works in virtually every artistic format, including painting, book illustrations, stained glass, stage sets, ceramic, tapestries and fine art prints.Created by: Ninjaihard 56% Grant WoodGrant Wood172Marc ChagallMarc Chagall1160Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico370Henri RousseauHenri Rousseau344art 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 » Which Dutch painter authored Composition with Blue, Yellow, Black and Red, 1922?Piet Mondrian was a Dutch painter and theoretician. He is known for being one of the pioneers of 20th century abstract art, as he changed his artistic direction from figurative painting to an increasingly abstract style, until he reached a point where his artistic vocabulary was reduced to simple geometric elements.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 31% Jan Vermeer van DelftJan Vermeer van Delft281George Hendrik BreitnerGeorge Hendrik Breitner242Gabriel MetsuGabriel Metsu167Piet MondrianPiet Mondrian316culture riddles » Who is the female figure in the centre of Sandro Botticelli's painting "Primavera" (Italian for "Spring")?Venus. The painting features six female figures and two male, along with a cupid, in an orange grove. In the centre (but not exactly so) and somewhat set back from the other figures stands Venus, a red-draped woman in blue. Like the flower-gatherer, she returns the viewer's gaze.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 30% MadonnaMadonna192spring personificationspring personification229VenusVenus303DemeterDemeter257art riddles » Which French impressionist artist painted The Absinthe Drinker, 1876?Edgar Degas was a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings. He is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism, although he rejected the term, preferring to be called a realist. His portraits are notable for their psychological complexity and for their portrayal of human isolation.Created by: Ninjaihard 44% Edgar DegasEdgar Degas954Simon SegalSimon Segal287Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard412Paul GauguinPaul Gauguin476painters 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 Malczewski523art 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 Dalí9819Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso723Marc ChagallMarc Chagall411Jackson PollockJackson Pollock371art 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 Cézanne6814Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso909Claude MonetClaude Monet2244Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet1229art riddles » Play paintings quiz and see all the questions.