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Art & Artists 

Art Terms:

Ancient Greek art using decorative tiles.......................................... Mosaic
Decorative style of 12th to 16th century........................................ Baroque
18th century style of light colors and irregular curves......... Rococo (Watteau)
Sensational style of the 1830’s.............................................. Romanticism
French style of the late 19th century......... Impressionism (Van Gogh, Monet)
Style popular at the turn of the 20th century... Post-impressionism (Cezanne)
Emotional style of the early 20th century................... Expressionism (Munch)
“Wild” style of the 20th century...................................... Fauvism (Matisse)
Style popular in Zurich during early 20th century...... Dadaism (Duchamp, Arp)
Modern artistic style using metals, 1920’s and ‘30’s...............................
................................................................Art deco (Empire State Building)
Geometric style................................................... Cubism (Picasso, Braque)
Non-representational 20th century abstract style......... Abstract art (Mondrian)
Dreamlike effect style......................................... Surrealism (Dali, Magritte)
Artistic style using splashing and pouring of paint....................................
...............Abstract expressionism (Pollock [aka Jack the Dripper], de Kooning)
Style of 1950s and 60s using celebrity images...Pop art (Warhol, Liechtenstein)
Abstract art of optical illusion ........................................................ Op art
Dry painting....................................................................... Sand painting
Wet plaster painting..................................................................... Fresco
Body art...................................................................................... Tattoo
Bone or ivory carvings.............................................................. Scrimshaw
Paint with egg yolk binder........................................................... Tempera
Quick-drying paints developed in 1960’s......................................... Acrylics

Artists and their Art:

Bartholdi, Frederic (French).............................................. Statue of Liberty
Borglum, Gutzon (American)........................... The carvings at Mt. Rushmore
Botticelli, Sandro (Italian)............................................. The Birth of Venus
Brancusi, Constantin (Romanian)........................................... Bird in Space
Braque, Georges (French)................................................ Violin and Pitcher
Cassatt, Mary (American impressionist)............................ The Conversation
Cellini, Benvenuto (Italian)...................... Perseus With the Head of Medusa
Cezanne, Paul (French)............................... Still Life With Basket of Apples
Chagail, Marc (Russian)...................................................I and the Village
Constable, John (English).................................................. Brighton Beach
Dali, Salvador (Spanish surrealist)...................... The Persistence of Memory
David, Jacques-Louis (French)...................................... The Death of Marat
........................................................................... The Death of Socrates
Degas, Edgar (French)............................................... Statue of a Real Girl
.......................................................................... Rehearsal at the Ballet
Delacroix, Eugéne (French)................................. Liberty Leading the People
Donatello (Italian)......................................................... David (in bronze)
Duchamp, Marcel (French, chess player)............ Nude Descending a Staircase
El Greco (Spanish)............................................................ View of Toledo
French, Daniel Chester (American)...................................... The Minuteman
................................................... Lincoln (seated at the Lincoln Memorial)
Gainsborough, Thomas (English)............................................ The Blue Boy
Gauguin, Paul (French, lived in Tahiti)................................ Tahitian Women
Goya, Francisco (deaf Spaniard)................................. The Bulls of Bordeaux
............................................................................ The Invasion of Spain
..................................................................................... The 2nd of May
........................................................................................... Nude Maja
....................................................................................... Clothed Maja
Hogarth, William (American)............................. The Rake’s Progress series
Holbein, Hans, the Younger (English)........................................ Henry VIII
Homer, Winslow (American seascape painter).................... The Gulf Stream
......................................................................................... Breezing Up
Hopper, Edward (American)................................................... Nighthawks
Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, left-handed painter, buried in France)
........................................................................ Mona Lisa (La Gaconda)
................................................................................... The Last Supper
........................................................................... Adoration of the Magi
Manet, Édouard (French)................................. A Bar at the Folies-Bergéres
.............................................................................................. Olympia
Matisse, Henri (French)........................................................... The Dance
Michelangelo (Italian)...................................... David (sculpture in marble)
............................................................ The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
................................................................................... The Last Supper
............................................................................. The Rebellious Slave
................................................................................... Pieta (sculpture)
Millet, Jean-Francois (French)............................................... The Gleaners
Monet, Claude (from Giverny, France)................................ Le Havre Harbor
......................................................................................... Water Lilies
.......................................................................... Luncheon on the Grass
............................................................................ The Rouen Cathedral
.............................................................................................. Regatta
Munch, Edvard (Norwegian).................................................... The Scream
Picasso, Pablo (Spanish).................................................... Gertrude Stein
.......................................................................... Les Noces de Pierrette
............................................................................................. Guernica
Raphael (Italian)........................................................... School of Athens
Rembrandt (van Rijn, Dutch)........................................... The Night Watch
.............................................. Aristotle Contemplating the Bust of Homer
............................................................... Jacob Wrestling with an Angel
Remington, Frederick (American sculptor)............................. The Cheyenne
........................................................................................... The Scout
Renoir, Pierre-Auguste (French).......................................... Les Parapluies
Rivera, Diego (Mexican Muralist)...................... The Agrarian Leader Zapata
.............................................................. Man at the Crossroads (mural)
Rodin, August (French sculptor)........................... The Thinker (Le Penseur)
......................................................................... The Burghers of Calais
..................................................................................... Age of Bronze
...................................................................... Man With a Broken Nose
............................................................................................ The Kiss
Rousseau, Henri (French)................................................ Sleeping Gypsy
Rubens, Peter Paul (Dutch).......................................... Venus and Adonis
.......................................................................... Adoration of the Magi
........................................................................ Descent from the Cross
Segal, George (American sculptor)............................................ The Diner
Seurat, Georges (French pointillist) ................................. La Grande Jatte
Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de (French)........................... At the Moulin Rouge
Turner, William (English)................................................... The Shipwreck
Velázquez, Diego (Spanish).......................................... Phillip IV of Spain
Van Dyck, Anthony (Flemish)..................................... Charles I of England
Van Gogh, Vincent (Dutch, lived in France)..................... The Potato Eaters
.................................... Portrait of Dr. Gachet (sold for $75 million. 1990)
................................................ Sunflowers (sold for $36.2 million, 1987)
............................................. Starry Night (subject of Don Maclean song)
.................................................................. Cornfield and Cypress Trees
.......................................................... Irises (sold for $49 million, 1987)
................................................ Red Vineyard (the only painting he sold)
Verrocchio, Andrea del (Italian)................................... Madonna and Child
....................................................................... Bronze Boy with Dolphin
Whistler, James (American).................................................................
...........The Artist’s Mother: Arrangement Gray and Black (Whistler’s Mother)
Wood, Grant (American)................................................. American Gothic
Wyeth, Andrew (American)............................................ Christina’s World
....................................................................................... Helga series

Other Facts:

Venetian 15th century fresco painter.......................................Filippo Lippi
Venetian 16th century Renaissance painter...................................... Titian
Venetian 16th century mannerist fresco painter.......................... Tintoretto
Mirror writing artist...................................................... Leonardo da Vinci
Russian-born painter of Biblical works.................................... Marc Chagall
Portrait painter of George Washington.................................. Gilbert Stuart
Action or drip painter....................................................... Jackson Pollock
Impressionist painter of dancers in motion............................. Edgar Degas
Elderly painter of rural scenes.......................................... Grandma Moses
Artist who cut off his ear............................................... Vincent Van Gogh
Painted men in bowler hats ............................................... René Magritte
Flemish painter of fleshy nudes..................................... Peter Paul Rubens
Dutch domestic scenes painter.............................................. Jan Vermeer
American painter western skies and flowers ..................... Georgia O’Keeffe
American painter of babies and mothers................................ Mary Cassatt
British sculptor of reclining figures......................................... Henry Moore
John Constable’s rival....................................................... William Turner
August Rodin’s student and lover..................................... Camille Claudell
Mobiles maker............................................................... Alexander Calder
Dora Mar posed for him....................................................... Pablo Picasso
Austrian 19th century erotic artist..........................................Gustav Klimt
Marylin Monroe pop artist..................................................... Andy Warhol
Diego Rivera’s wife................................................................ Frida Kahlo
Painter of sporting events in bright colors............................. Leroy Nieman
“Painter of Lights”.......................................................... Thomas Kincade
“Kinetic art”.............................................................................. Mobiles
Romanian bridge wrapper.............................................................. Cristo
Painter of flags................................................................... Jasper Johns
19th century French landscape painter’s school.................... Barbizon School
Landscape painters of the Catskill Mountains................ Hudson River School
French site of ancient cave paintings............................................ Lascaux
Spanish site of ancient cave paintings......................................... Alta Mira

Court Painter for:

Henry VIII....................................................... Hans Holbein the Younger
Charles I.................................................................... Anthony Van Dyck
Philip IV of Spain........................................................... Diego Velázquez
Napoleon................................................................. Jacques Louis David
Francis I of France........................................................ Leonardo da Vinci

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