10 most difficult paintings riddles A list of ten (out of 22) paintings related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Paintings quiz 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.very hard 29% MadonnaMadonna20%spring personificationspring personification23%VenusVenus29%DemeterDemeter26%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 950 answers in 2 languages »art 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.very hard 31% Jan Vermeer van DelftJan Vermeer van Delft28%George Hendrik BreitnerGeorge Hendrik Breitner23%Gabriel MetsuGabriel Metsu16%Piet MondrianPiet Mondrian31%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 984 answers in 2 languages »culture 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.hard 44% Edgar DegasEdgar Degas44%Simon SegalSimon Segal13%Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard19%Paul GauguinPaul Gauguin22%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2036 answers in 2 languages »painters 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.hard 46% vedutaveduta46%vendettavendetta17%verdureverdure14%canalettocanaletto21%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 3081 answers in 2 languages »painting riddles » Who painted the Slaughtered Ox?Rembrandt. Still life developed as a separate category in the Low Countries in the last quarter of the 16th century. The Netherlandish production of still lifes was enormous, and they were very widely exported, especially to northern Europe.hard 54% RembrandtRembrandt54%TitianTitian12%CaravaggioCaravaggio21%Salvador DalíSalvador Dalí11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8422 answers in 3 languages »art 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.hard 56% Grant WoodGrant Wood8%Marc ChagallMarc Chagall56%Giorgio de ChiricoGiorgio de Chirico18%Henri RousseauHenri Rousseau17%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 1934 answers in 2 languages »culture 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.hard 58% Jackson PollockJackson Pollock12%Amadeo ModiglianiAmadeo Modigliani58%Edvard MunchEdvard Munch16%Gustav KlimtGustav Klimt12%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 11165 answers in 3 languages »art 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. hard 59% Pieter Bruegel (the Elder)Pieter Bruegel (the Elder)59%Sandro BotticelliSandro Botticelli12%CaravaggioCaravaggio17%DonatelloDonatello10%Created by: Tschuka . Statistics based on 5754 answers in 3 languages »art 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".hard 59% Jan van EyckJan van Eyck15%Johannes VermeerJohannes Vermeer59%Hans Holbein the ElderHans Holbein the Elder5%RembrandtRembrandt19%Created by: Debbie Fox. Statistics based on 10061 answers in 2 languages »art 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.average 60% Paul CézannePaul Cézanne60%Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso8%Claude MonetClaude Monet20%Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet11%Created by: globalquiz.org. 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