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Art Flashcards--Set #2

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

Which piece in the art reproductions booklet was created by John James Audubon?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2

From what time period is the Sikyatki style bowl?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#3

What Neoclassical elements appear in "Family Group before United States Capitol?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#4

Which piece in the booklet was created by Hiram Powers and during what time period?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#5

Which piece was created by Ansel Adams and what is its most striking compositional element?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#6

Describe what "A Visit from the Old Mistress" piece depicts and why it's significant during the time it was painted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#7

Which painting in the reproductions booklet depicts a real place and was created from detailed plein air sketches done by the artist in that place?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#8

What dominant material makes up most of the outer border of the cape depicted in the booklet?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#9

What material is the Taos Pueblo mostly made of?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#10

What size is "Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California" and why is that important for the piece?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#11

What medium is "Cardinal Grosbeak?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#12

What medium did George Catlin paint "The Last Race, Mandan O-kee-pa Ceremony" in?

 

 

 

 

 

 

#13

What style is "A Visit from the Old Mistress?"

 

 

 

 

 

 

#14

What makes "Dover Plain, Duchess County, New York" a Romantic piece?