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Art History Quiz

Test your art history knowledge with this awesome quiz!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  December 30th 2021

From cave paintings to the most modern of the modern artworks, there's been a LOT of art. Have you kept up with it all? There's only one way to find out - take this quiz!

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Ok, let's get arting!

1/10 The Mona Lisa

Who painted this famous lady?

2/10 Vincent Van Gogh

What's the name of the type of painting here?

3/10 Frida Kahlo costumes

Which famous Mexican artist owned these dresses?

4/10 Sistine Chapel

Which country is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance? 

5/10 Rodin's The Thinker

What's the name of this statue by Auguste Rodin?

6/10 Fruit

Which fruit did surrealist Rene Magritte paint in front of a man's face?

7/10 Paint and someone holding paintbrush

Which art movement did Salvador Dali belong to?

8/10 Anne of Cleves by Hans Holbein

This is a painting of Anne of Cleves by Hans Holbein - but which famous King was she married to?

9/10 Statue of Venus

In Botticelli's painting 'The Birth of Venus' what is Venus standing on? 

10/10 Klimt style painting

What's the name of the most famous painting  by Austrian artist Gustav Klimt?

Wow result

Woah! This unicorn is very impressed, and he's Professor of Art at Art University! You have some seriously great art history knowledge, well done!

Well done result

Nice one! You clearly like art and you know quite a bit about it's history! Even this cool pug is impressed

Try again result

You know a couple of things about art history, but there's loads more to learn - why not take the quiz again and see if you can improve? This doggo believes in you!

Uh oh - you can't tell Vincent Van Gogh from Vin Diesel. Nevermind - try the quiz again and maybe you'll learn something new!  This Llama is rooting for you!