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Art Flashcards--Set #1

These questions focus on the art pieces in the USAD reproduction manual.

 
Each flashcard on the left has a question on it.  Answer the question with your best answer and then check the "real" answer by clicking on the question.  The answer should appear in the right-hand card.  You can then "hide" the answer again for the future by clicking on "hide."
   

#1

What style is Monticello?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2

When was "A Visit from the Old Mistress" painted and by whom?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#3

Which piece in the reproduction booklet is by Asher Durand?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#4

"Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, California" is in what medium?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#5

What materials make up the Palmer-Epard Cabin?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#6

Who is the artist of "Scene of Plains Indian Life" and on what material is it painted?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#7

When did construction begin on Monticello and when did it end?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#8

Which piece is by Albert Bierstadt and what style is it?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#9

What does the Emanuel Leutze piece in the reproduction booklet depict?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#10

Who created "The Last Race, Mandan O-kee-pa Ceremony" and for what purpose?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#11

Who is the artist of "Grand Canyon of the Colorado?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#12

What kind of painting is "Family Group before United States Capitol?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#13

In the reproductions booklet, there are two pieces focusing on a pueblo. Which one gives you a more intimate look at pueblo life?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#14

What was Thomas Jefferson's role in building Monticello?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#15

What specifically is depicted in "Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#16

Which cultural group created the cape that appears in the reproductions booklet?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#17

The piece "Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way" in the reproductions booklet is a canvas painting. However, what was it created for?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#18

Who took the portrait picture of "Pimos Inidans, Arizona?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#19

What color technique is used in the Sikyatki style bowl in the reproductions booklet?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#20

Explain what two styles "The Last of the Tribe" incorporates and explain why.