Exam 3 :: Lecture Questions

Where did lithography reach its greatest height?

Degas never abandons line and is the most outstanding printmaker in the 19th Century.

_______________ is the undisputed giant among French lithographers.

Who is the printer that we associate with Toulouse-Lautrec?

True or false: Honore Daumier considered himself a painter, not merely a commercial artist.

Who opened the first lithographic press in Spain?

________ created proofs using different color blocks leading to the creation of the multi-woodblock print (later adopted by Warhol).

Who opened the first lithographic print shop in Boston?

Who developed the first color lithographs, helping usher in the greatest tradition of lithography?

Who were the three major regionalists?

Thomas Way and Whistler are associated with the development of “lithotints”.

Who mixes medieval references and Japanese elements to come up with a flat linear design?

True or false: Picasso, being involved in so many different art forms, cared very little for printmaking.

Which printmakers were part of the Eccentric Movement?

Eugene Delacroix was not only one of the greatest lithographers but also a great etcher.

John Pendleton brought lithographic stones to America, but more importantly brought __________ as well.

“Some Views of Parisian Life” by Bonnard was published by __________?

Who combined lithography and wood engraving and printed in oil?

Which artist represents the transition from the end of the 19th century into the 20th century?

True or false: The German Expressionist ‘Bridge Group’ focused on subject while the ‘Blue Rider Group’ focused on color and form.

Who started the Blue Rider group?

Whose work clearly shows the potential of the new graphic medium of lithography, using pen instead of crayon?

True or false: It was during The Great Depression that the US Government first financially supported the arts?

Who was the founder of La Caricature?

Who illustrated for Analectic Magazine?

Who started the very first lithography print shop?

Who is Marcel Duchamp’s older brother?

True or false: Georges Rouault’s prints had a very painterly quality, setting him apart from the other expressionist who had a more graphic quality.

Munch prints all of his color prints by hand, choosing not to use a press.

Where was the very first lithography print shop?

Who opened the first lithography press in England?

Who lifts woodcuts out of their reproductive-triviality and allows them to compete with the more ‘glamourous’ printing methods?

Who was the chief publisher of lithographs during 19th century France?

Who published Art Journal & L’estampe Originale?

Who edited “La Plume” (a French literary and artistic review)?

When were the first color lithographs developed?

Who was the grandmaster of photorealism?

Who published Estampes Decoratives?

True or false: The prints of the German Expressionists are often considered more significant / superior to their paintings.

Who was the first major printmaker to work exclusively in lithography?

Who is considered influential in colored prints, using both woodcuts and color lithographs?

When was the Art Nouveau movement?

Who is the publisher that we associate with the German Expressionists?

Who was the master of lithographic color and lithographic poster?

Honore Daumier worked in two categories: Political and ___________ cartoons and caricatures.

Who invented lithography in 1798?

Who helped revive the color lithograph in France, using brilliant colors?

Who was most likely the first etcher in America?

Who was the only French, 19th century artist whose development was entirely independent of the French Academy and the Salon?

______________ established Atelier 17, a print studio workshop, in 1927 which attracted artists from around the world and helped develop different printmaking methods and techniques.

Who was the curator of prints at the NY public library, and also lamented the absence of lithography in America?

Who worked in the process of cliché-verre or glass print?

What was the title of the first American book with prints, published by James Seamen in 1822 (in New York) and printed by ‘Barnet and Doolittle’?

Lithography was originally invented for reproducing sheet music and plays written by the creator. Who was the first to use lithography for purely artistic purposes?

Who hand-colored one of their works with “Pochoir” (using a stencil and 5 separate colors).

Mattisse is the only one on his list that is associated with pochoir… Just know that, in case it comes up. I’m going to ask him about this before the test.

_____________ has been called Edouard Manet’s finest effort in lithography.

Frank Weitenkampf called ________________ “the most promising artist of lithography”.

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