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3 Matching questions

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  2. b
  3. a
  1. a Chris Ofili created Prince among Thieves with Flowers using ________ as his medium.
    a. pen and ink
    b. Pencil
    c. charcoal
    d. wash
    e. brush and ink
  2. b Which of the following is NOT one of the techniques of intaglio printing?
    a. Mezzotint
    b. Etching
    c. Linocut
    d. Engraving
    e. Aquatint
  3. c In Albrecht Dürer's woodcut The Draftsman Drawing a Reclining Nude, the draftsman is using a device to help him achieve the effect of:
    a. foreshortening.
    b. chiaroscuro.
    c. a restricted palette.
    d. the illusion of motion.
    e. simultaneous contrast.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Raphael's The Madonna of the Meadows is composed using the implied shape of a:
    a. trapezoid.
    b. square.
    c. pyramid.
    d. triangle.
    e. circle.
  2. Picasso and Braque, working side-by-side, glued bits of paper and other objects onto canvas to create:
    a. mosaics.
    b. tapestries.
    c. collages.
    d. egg tempera.
    e. None of these answers is correct.
  3. Raymond Pettibon:
    a. exhibits each of his works individually.
    b. only uses sculpture as a medium.
    c. displays his drawings as elements in larger installations.
    d. hangs his work from the ceiling away from any wall.
    e. creates large-scale drawings with enormous physical presence.
  4. Pen and ink was the favorite sketching medium of ________, one of the greatest draftsmen of the 17th century.
    a. Lippi
    b. All of these answers are correct.
    c. Rembrandt
    d. Degas
    e. Picasso
  5. The difference in the color and consistency of different types of crayons and pastels is due to:
    a. the use of liquid pigmentation.
    b. the use of different binders.
    c. None of these answers is correct; there is no difference.
    d. the fact that these media do not need a binding agent.
    e. the fact that crayons are made for children, while pastels are made for artists.

5 True/False questions

  1. bThe idea that a print is made from a matrix has been altered by the use of ________ to make prints.
    a. silkscreen
    b. lithographic stone
    c. monotypes
    d. the planographic process
    e. an artist-quality printer


  2. cLines are used in art to indicate:
    a. boundaries between forms.
    b. direction and motion.
    c. shadows and highlights.
    d. spatial depth on flat surfaces.
    e. All of these answers are correct.


  3. cWhich of the following media is the most common of all drawing media?
    a. Conté crayon
    b. Graphite pencil
    c. Pen and ink
    d. Pastel
    e. Metalpoint


  4. cIn fresco painting, a drawing called a ________ is transferred to the prepared surface prior to applying the pigment.
    a. Cartoon
    b. mosaic
    c. collage
    d. gouache
    e. sketch


  5. dIn buon fresco, or true fresco, pigment is mixed with water and applied to:
    a. dry plaster.
    b. stretched canvas.
    c. hot beeswax.
    d. wet plaster.
    e. raw silk.