Art Historical Methodologies

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Art Historical Methodologies

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who was an important post-WWII Formalist art critic that promoted abstract expressionism and was among the first critics to praise the work of Jackson Pollock?
A
Clement Greenberg
B
Meyer Schapiro
C
Erwin Panofsky
D
Ernst Gombrich
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following contributed to the development of the modern art museum during the Enlightenment?
A
Cabinets of Curiosities
B
The spread of art dealers and auction houses beginning in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
C
Private art collections
D
All of the above
Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Fill in the blank. As society developed under the influence of trade and prosperity during the ....., courts and the bourgeoisie started collecting art and works of art began to be appreciated for themselves rather than for their symbolic value.
A
Hellenistic period
B
Roman period
C
Middle Ages
D
Renaissance
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following is a kind of visual description whose goal is to make the reader envision the thing described as if it were physically present?
A
Ekphrasis
B
Formal analysis
C
Axonometric projection
D
"Realistic" description
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Who wrote the seminal feminist art historical work, "Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists"?
A
Linda Nochlin
B
Griselda Pollock
C
Rozsika Parker
D
Ann Sutherland Harris
There are 5 questions to complete.