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5 Matching questions

  1. Complementary color
  2. Pieta
  3. Linear Perspective
  4. Secondary Color
  5. Copper engraving
  1. a a color, as orange, green, or violet, produced by mixing two primary colors.
  2. b the appearance of things relative to one another as determined by their distance from the viewer.Parallel lines running into the depth of the painting connect at the vanishing point.
  3. c The earliest type of gravure. The drawing is engraved on a copper plate, paint is rubbed into the scratches and transfered to paper under mechanical proccess
  4. d A color directly opposite another on a color wheel and providing the greatest chromatic contrast to it.
  5. e Representation of grieving Mary with the body of christ. Northern: Across Lap. Southern: Held up right.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (Plassed opposite) Way of representing standing full-length figuers in equilibrium, with a 'free leg' and a 'standing leg' Developed in classical Greek sculpture. A more relaxed form of standing.
  2. Taking Christ from the cross
  3. (Light-dark) Technique used since the 16th century, in which colour is less important that a stong contrast of light and dark.
  4. Jesus's death by being hung on a wooden cross
  5. glorifies and praises God

5 True/False questions

  1. TriptychPainting in three parts, particularly applied to winged altars.


  2. Primary Colora color, as orange, green, or violet, produced by mixing two primary colors.


  3. Annunciation(Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ


  4. lamentationglorifies and praises God


  5. iconographyMeaning of the form and content of picture-signs. Also a term for the academic discipline devoted to the the investigation and classification of picture content.


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