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1
Which is NOT a meaning related to the Mannerist style?
A)affectation
B)mannered
C)restrained
D)stylized
E)elongated
2
"Indulgences" refer to
A)liberal child-rearing practices
B)credits against one's sins
C)the 95 theses of Martin Luther
D)the rules of the Council of Trent
E)humanist philosophy
3
Which artist/work pair is correct?
A)Parmigianino -- the Allegory
B)Bronzino -- Saltcellar
C)Cellini -- Narcissus
D)Giambologna -- Palazzo del Te
E)Palladio -- Mercury
4
Who wrote "Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror?"
A)Parmigianino
B)Ashbery
C)Clement VII
D)Carlo Ridolfi
E)Vasari
5
The patron of the Saltcellar was
A)Francis I
B)Cosimo I de' Medici
C)Eleonora of Toledo
D)Federigo Gonzaga
E)Julius II
6
Serpentinata refers to
A)Cellini's lizard
B)the salamander of Francis I
C)a Mannerist pose
D)Bronzino's iconography
E)serpentine iconography
7
Vasari's account of women artists is a reflection of
A)his feminism
B)his humanism
C)his patriarchal view of art
D)his political correctness
E)his misogyny
8
Autobiographies were written in 16th-century Italy by
A)Tintoretto and Cellini
B)Vasari and Ridolfi
C)Aretino and Giorgione
D)Vasari and Cellini
E)Ridolfi and El Greco
9
Giambologna was born in
A)Italy
B)Germany
C)Flanders
D)France
E)Crete
10
The exterior of the Palazzo del Te contains
A)triglyphs
B)metopes
C)keystones
D)rustication
E)all of the above
11
Veronese satisfied the Inquisition by
A)repainting his picture
B)renaming his picture
C)putting his picture in storage
D)destroying his picture
E)sending his picture out of the country
12
A significant influence on the development of El Greco's style was
A)Tintoretto
B)Titian
C)Byzantine style
D)High Renaissance style
E)Minoan painting
13
Martin Luther was
A)an American civil rights leader
B)a 16th-century monk
C)an artist
D)a member of the Council of Trent
E)a member of the Inquisition
14
Important Counter-Reformation authors include
A)Ridolfi, Teresa, and Ignatius
B)Luther, Clement VII, and Teresa
C)Teresa, John of the Cross, and Clement VII
D)John of the Cross, Teresa, and Ignatius
E)Luther, Teresa, Ignatius, Ridolfi
15
El Greco was born
A)in the Greek mainland
B)in Venice
C)in Constantinople
D)in Toledo
E)in Crete
16
Palladio used the ancient texts of
A)Vitruvius
B)Plato
C)Aristotle
D)Suetonius
E)Socrates
17
The first Italian guidebook was written by
A)Vasari
B)Cellini
C)Palladio
D)Vitruvius
E)Ridolfi
18
What problem did Palladio solve in the façade of San Giorgio Maggiore?
A)how to deal with the fact that it is on an island
B)how to reconcile a high nave with lower side aisles
C)how to combine a dome with a Greek portico
D)how to relate the building to its environment
E)how to keep dampness from ruining the stone
19
The design of Il Gesu was planned to
A)accomodate large congregations
B)satisfy the humanist tastes of the patron
C)reflect the Greek cross plan
D)show the importance of Alberti's churches
E)reflect Palladian principles
20
Which patron and work are correctly matched?
A)the Gesu -- Palladio
B)Bronzino's Eleonora of Toledo -- the king of Spain
C)Palazzo del Te -- Federigo Gonzaga
D)Villa Rotonda -- Pythagoras
E)Feast in the House of Levi -- the Inquisition







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