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Biography Quiz - Vincent van Gogh

What do you know about the life of the painter Vincent van Gogh?
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Last updated: May 12, 2021
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1. Where was Vincent van Gogh born in 1853?
United States
France
Netherlands
Belgium
2. What is the name of Van Gogh's most famous early painting made in dark colors?
The Potato Eaters
The Tomato Eaters
The Apple Eaters
The Bean Eaters
3. Where did Van Gogh move in 1866 to learn about new style of painting from artists such as Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, and Camille Pissarro?
Rome
Paris
Madrid
London
4. What is the name of that painting style characterised by capturing a moment in time?
Pop Art
Expressionism
Cubism
Impressionism
5. After an argument with his roommate Paul Gauguin, which part of Van Gogh's body did he cut himself?
Finger
Lips
Neck
Ear
6. What was the name of Van Gogh's younger brother with whom he corresponded for a long time during his life?
Willem
Marco
Theo
Johan
7. In what city is Van Gogh Museum located?
Amsterdam
Bruxelles
Paris
New York
8. Where is Van Gogh's most famous painting The Starry Night displayed?
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Louvre, Paris
9. What kind of flowers is Van Gogh known for painting?
Sunflowers
Roses
Water lilies
Tulips
10. Where was Vincent van Gogh when he painted The Starry Night?
On his mother's funeral
On vacation in France
In his house
In the hospital
11. What painting was not made by Vincent van Gogh?
The Yellow House
Red Vineyard at Arles
The Night Watch
Wheatfield with Crows
12. What was the cause of Van Gogh's death?
Yellow fever
Syphilis
Suicide
Heart attack
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Jun 23, 2023
Awesome quiz! Nominated