Art Appreciation Test Questions

How did Vermeer celebrate his profession?

How does the Martyrdom of St. Bartholomew reflect Spanish
taste?

Briefly describe the Dutch school of painting.

What is the Baldacchino?

How did Jacques Callot impact 17th century France?

Describe the development of portraiture in Dutch 17th
century society. How does this genre reflect the society and the country? Use
examples to support your essay.

Describe the representation of Bernini’s David. How has it
evolved from the earlier works of Donatello, Verrocchio, and Michelangelo? How
does it mirror the Counter-Reformation efforts of the Church?