Are You a True Art Connoisseur? Take This Quiz and Discover Your Caravaggio IQ!

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Are You a True Art Connoisseur? Take This Quiz and Discover Your Caravaggio IQ!

Welcome to the Caravaggio quiz! This quiz will test your knowledge about the life and works of one of the most influential artists of the Baroque period, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio.

From his dramatic use of light and shadow to his controversial personal life, Caravaggio's legacy continues to captivate art enthusiasts around the world. So, let's dive in and see how much you know about this iconic artist!

What was Caravaggio's full name?

Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio

Leonardo da Vinci

Donatello di Niccolò di Betto Bardi

Sandro Botticelli

In which city was Caravaggio born?

Florence

Rome

Venice

Milan

What was Caravaggio's preferred subject matter?

Landscapes

Portraits

Still life

Religious scenes

What was the name of Caravaggio's most famous painting depicting the beheading of John the Baptist?

The Calling of Saint Matthew

The Conversion of Saint Paul

The Entombment of Christ

Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

What was the name of Caravaggio's patron who commissioned many of his works?

Pope Julius II

Cardinal Scipione Borghese

Pope Urban VIII

Pope Alexander VII

What was the name of the artist who was a rival of Caravaggio and accused him of plagiarism?

Annibale Carracci

Gian Lorenzo Bernini

Peter Paul Rubens

Diego Velázquez

What was the name of the painting that caused controversy due to its depiction of the Virgin Mary as a peasant woman?

The Madonna of Loreto

The Madonna of the Rosary

The Madonna of the Pilgrims

The Madonna of the Snows

What was the name of the painting that was stolen from a church in Sicily and has never been recovered?

The Taking of Christ

The Supper at Emmaus

The Flagellation of Christ

The Crucifixion of Saint Peter

What was the name of the painting that was rejected by the church due to its depiction of a barefoot and dirty Saint Matthew?

The Calling of Saint Matthew

The Martyrdom of Saint Matthew

The Inspiration of Saint Matthew

The Conversion of Saint Matthew

What was the name of the painting that was commissioned by a wealthy banker and depicts the moment when Jesus reveals himself to two disciples on the road to Emmaus?

The Supper at Emmaus

The Resurrection of Lazarus

The Raising of the Cross

The Entombment of Christ

What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Saint Peter denies knowing Jesus three times?

The Denial of Saint Peter

The Crucifixion of Saint Peter

The Martyrdom of Saint Peter

The Conversion of Saint Peter

What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Saint Matthew is called to become a disciple of Jesus?

The Inspiration of Saint Matthew

The Calling of Saint Matthew

The Martyrdom of Saint Matthew

The Conversion of Saint Matthew

What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Jesus is taken down from the cross and placed in the tomb?

The Lamentation of Christ

The Descent from the Cross

The Entombment of Christ

The Resurrection of Christ

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What was Caravaggio's full name?
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In which city was Caravaggio born?
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What was Caravaggio's preferred subject matter?
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What was the name of Caravaggio's most famous painting depicting the beheading of John the Baptist?
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What was the name of Caravaggio's patron who commissioned many of his works?
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What was the name of the artist who was a rival of Caravaggio and accused him of plagiarism?
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What was the name of the painting that caused controversy due to its depiction of the Virgin Mary as a peasant woman?
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What was the name of the painting that was stolen from a church in Sicily and has never been recovered?
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What was the name of the painting that was rejected by the church due to its depiction of a barefoot and dirty Saint Matthew?
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What was the name of the painting that was commissioned by a wealthy banker and depicts the moment when Jesus reveals himself to two disciples on the road to Emmaus?
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What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Saint Peter denies knowing Jesus three times?
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What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Saint Matthew is called to become a disciple of Jesus?
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What was the name of the painting that depicts the moment when Jesus is taken down from the cross and placed in the tomb?
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