Famous Artists and Their Works Quiz

Test your knowledge of some of the world's most famous artists, from Da Vinci to Van Gogh, in this quiz.

Quiz

Test your knowledge of some of the world's most famous artists, from Da Vinci to Van Gogh, in this quiz.

1. How much did Jackson Pollock's painting, titled No. 5, sell for in 2006?

  • $140 million
  • $145,000
  • $55 million
  • $125 million

2. Where is Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper housed?

  • The Louvre in Paris, France
  • The Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan, Italy
  • The National Gallery in London, England
  • The Metropolitan Museum in New York City

3. Claude Monet was a founder of what school of painting?

  • Expressionism
  • Cubism
  • Romanticism
  • Impressionism

4. Which artist painted Starry Night?

  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Salvador Dali
  • Edgar Degas
  • Paul Gauguin

5. Michelangelo created all of the following works of art EXCEPT what?

  • The sculpture David
  • The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
  • The Last Judgment
  • The Night Watch

6. Which of the following paintings is an example of a still life?

  • Peonies by Édouard Manet
  • Water Lillies by Claude Monet
  • Campbell's Soup Cans by Andy Warhol
  • The Scream by Edvard Munch

7. Who painted the Mona Lisa?

  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Michelangelo
  • Pablo Picasso
  • Leonardo da Vinci

8. What type of art does Annie Leibovitz produce?

  • Sculpture
  • Photographs
  • Abstract art
  • Pottery

9. Much of Georgia O'Keeffe's art was inspired by what region of the United States?

  • The Southwest
  • New England
  • The Pacific Northwest
  • The Midwest

10. Which artist installed "The Gates" in New York's Central Park in 2005?

  • Robert Rauschenberg
  • David Hockney
  • Christo
  • Jasper Johns

Your Results:

1. How much did Jackson Pollock's painting, titled No. 5, sell for in 2006?
$140 million

2. Where is Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper housed?
The Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan, Italy

3. Claude Monet was a founder of what school of painting?
Impressionism

4. Which artist painted Starry Night?
Vincent Van Gogh

5. Michelangelo created all of the following works of art EXCEPT what?
The Night Watch

6. Which of the following paintings is an example of a still life?
Peonies by Édouard Manet

7. Who painted the Mona Lisa?
Leonardo da Vinci

8. What type of art does Annie Leibovitz produce?
Photographs

9. Much of Georgia O'Keeffe's art was inspired by what region of the United States?
The Southwest

10. Which artist installed "The Gates" in New York's Central Park in 2005?
Christo

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