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History of Visual Art Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following materials might you find in a Carolingian treasure binding?

Question 2 2. What element of Greek architecture was popular in Persia?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is not a Gothic artist?

Question 4 4. Michelangelo was born in a:

Question 5 5. You can identify an Eastern Orthodox religious icon by which of the following characteristics?

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Question 6 6. Why was it possible for early Christians to produce illuminated manuscripts?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about Velazquez's painting Las Meninas is FALSE?

Question 8 8. What was the main form of Northern European Gothic painting?

Question 9 9. Painters of the Protestant Reformation tended to avoid painting religious icons because

Question 10 10. The explosion of engraving during the Northern Renaissance can be attributed to

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Question 11 11. Which artist is responsible for sculpting David, the Pieta, and Moses?

Question 12 12. The Protestant Reformation took place during which period of Western Art?

Question 13 13. How did Rubens reflect the religious turmoil of his time?

Question 14 14. Charlemagne was supported in his artistic and educational program by

Question 15 15. Why did the earlier Christians avoid free-standing statues?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following aspects of the stained glass windows below are distinctively Gothic?

Question 17 17. What was the earliest Christian symbol?

Question 18 18. Why was Cyrus II considered a benevolent king by the Persians?

Question 19 19. Which of the following adjectives best describes Carolingian illuminations?

Question 20 20. From what you've learned about the trends in Gothic art, which of the following sculptures was probably created earliest?

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Question 21 21. This picture is an example of what style of Greek pottery?

Question 22 22. The following image is an example of which style of Greek sculpture?

Question 23 23. The French Baroque painter, Lorrain, is famous for his _____.

Question 24 24. Why did early Christians avoid monumental sculpture?

Question 25 25. Michelangelo considered himself first and foremost to be a:

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Question 26 26. How did Gothic sculptures differ from earlier Romanesque sculptures?

Question 27 27. This Byzantine mosaic depicts...

Question 28 28. How are people and animals often portrayed in Ancient Egyptian art?

Question 29 29. Which of the following works is not attributed to Leonardo da Vinci?

Question 30 30. How did French sculptors glorify Louis XIV?

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