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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What words best describe the gaze of the subjects on their own material goods in a traditional oil painting?
(a) Satisfied, generous, serious.
(b) Generous, faithful, pleasant.
(c) Confident, formal, arrogant.
(d) Formal, wary, content.
2. What primarily constitutes a landscape painting as traditional oil techniques are developed?
(a) Romantic man versus nature scenes.
(b) Solid tangible space.
(c) Intangible sky and distance.
(d) Abstract natural figures.
3. What is similar about the two paintings by Courbet on pages 124 and 125?
(a) They both show family settings.
(b) They are both feminine.
(c) They are very dark and bold in color.
(d) They both depict voluptuous women.
4. What is the title of all the paintings on pages 70 and 71?
(a) God Bless the Queen.
(b) Still life.
(d) Nude woman.
5. What does Couture's painting "A Roman Feast" display?
(a) The end of a war with a field of bodies.
(b) A voluptuous reclining woman.
(c) A full glass of wine and a festive party.
(d) A full table of meat and bread.
6. What character often appears in the images on pages 72 and 73?
(a) The Madonna.
(b) The Pope.
(d) The king's chamberlain.
7. Which statement best describes photography in 1883?
(a) It is very good at capturing subjects in motion.
(b) It increases the number of images an artist can capture.
(c) It is a primitive visual technology still in the developing stages.
(d) It is a high-tech visual format.
8. What tends to be the central figure(s) in the images presented in Chapter 4 on pages 66 and 67?
(a) Nudes in gardens.
(b) Madonna and child.
(c) Popes and Cardinals.
(d) Political leaders, scientists, and authors.
9. What is the approximate historical range of the images on pages 66 and 67?
(a) From the 18th to the 19th century.
(b) From the early 1200s to the mid-1500s.
(c) From the mid-1200s to the late-1800s.
(d) From the 20th century.
10. How is Rembrandt portrayed in his second self-portrait?
(a) As a woman.
(b) As a great king.
(c) As a young hunter.
(d) As an old man.
11. What is Chapter 6 comprised of?
(a) Publicity images.
(b) Abstract mixed media.
(c) Oil paintings and some photographs.
(d) Black and white photography.
12. Which work is by Courbet, as shown in Chapter 6 on pages 124 and 125?
(a) "Girl in White Stockings."
(b) "La Fortune."
(c) "The Temptation of Saint Anthony."
(d) "The Witches Sabbath."
13. Which word best describes the images on pages 72 and 73?
14. In Chapter 6, which painting best shows the humanity of its subject?
(a) Nattier's "Mademoiselle de Clermonte."
(b) Rembrandt's "Two Negroes."
(c) "Sarah Burge, 1883. Dr Barnardo's Homes."
(d) "Princess Rakoscki."
15. Which subject is accorded with the highest prestige?
(c) Mythological creatures.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the subject of Rembrandt's first self-portrait?
2. What do navigational instruments generally symbolize in a traditional oil painting?
3. What conventions influence traditional European oil painting as it develops?
4. Which of the following is a common theme in the images on pages 116 and 117?
5. What is the most true about Chapter 4?
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