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5 Matching questions

  1. iconography
  2. Primary Color
  3. deposition
  4. Linear Perspective
  5. Pieta
  1. a 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.
  2. b Taking Christ from the cross
  3. c Meaning 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.
  4. d Representation of grieving Mary with the body of christ. Northern: Across Lap. Southern: Held up right.
  5. e a color, as red, yellow, or blue, that in mixture yields other colors.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. glorifies and praises God
  2. a color, as orange, green, or violet, produced by mixing two primary colors.
  3. Painting technique in which paint pigments are bound with oil. Oil paint is workable, it dries slowly and bends easily. Since 1st apearance in 15th century, oil paint has been crucial in painting technique.
  4. The three divine personai in the Christian religions: Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.
  5. Jesus's death by being hung on a wooden cross

5 True/False questions

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


  2. Copper engravingThe 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


  3. Intermediate Colora color, as orange, green, or violet, produced by mixing two primary colors.


  4. lamentationexpression of grief or sorrow for christ.


  5. Fresco(Fresh) Wall painting, in which paint is applied to wet plaster, and blends with it as it dries.