art appreciation chapter 2 living with art

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Van Gough’s paintings are of high value because:

his work had a major influence on subsequent artists there are limited number of his paintings he plays a large role in western art history his paintings allow the viewer to feel a connection with the artist himself (all of these answers are correct)

according to the author, Leonardo da Vinci’s "Mona Lisa" dazzled his contemporaries because

the portrait was almost miraculously lifelike

during the ____________ the term "art" was used roughly in the same sense as "craft"

middle ages

the field of philosophy called aesthetics asks the question

what is art? can we apply our concept of art to art of the past? can we apply our concept of art to art of different cultures? is there one correct standard for judging art? (all of these answers are correct)

"fisherman’s cottage on the cliffs at varengeville" was painted by

Claude Monet

during the 18th century, beauty and art were discussed together because both:

were felt to provide pleasure

________ is the name for the standard subject in Christian art, that of Mary, the mother Jesus, holding her son after he was taken down from the cross


the term style is used to categorize a work of art by its

visual characteristics

what term describes work done by nonprofessionals?

folk art naïve art intuitive art outsider art (all of these answers are correct)

our modern ideas about art carry with them ideas about

both the artist and the audience

to discover why the sculptor of the "Amida Nyorai" depicted the subject with elongated earlobes, specific hand gestures, and a bun atop his head required the use of:


Andy Warhol’s images created from celebrities are portrayed through mass-produced

multiple silkscreen images

Which statement is NOT true regarding James Hampton’s "Throne of the Third Heaven…." body of work?

the artist intended the work be viewed by everyone as a message of redemption

during the renaissance in western Europe, ________ came to be regarded as more elevated of the arts

painting, sculpture, and architecture

if a work of art is faithful to our visual experience, its style is


when discussing the size, shape, material, color, and composition of a work of art, we are discussing its:


context is a factor of ties that bind a work of art to the

life of its creator tradition it grows from and to which it responds audience for which it was made society in which it was circulated (All of these answers are correct)

Kara Walker’s A "Subtlety" is an example of a(n)


after much study of the "Arnolfini Double Portrait", experts agree that

the still debate the works iconography

representational art with an approach to naturalism covers:

fabric drapes over bodies recording effects of light and shadow on form inner structures of bodies (all of these answers are correct)

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