16th Century Northern Europe I: Germany and France

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Who is known for the following quote? “The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also himself striving against a continual tendency to sleep.”
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Marc Chagall
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What was the Reformation?
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separation between the Catholic and Protestant churches
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Which of the following cities is known for its master metalsmiths?
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Nuremberg
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Why was the king in the above image painted?
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He was the greatest French patron of Italian Renaissance art.
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What medium was used to create the piece above?
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stained glass
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Who is pictured in the image above?
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French King Francis I
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Albrecht Durer was a very versatile artist. Which of the following is not one of Durer’s accomplishments?
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He led a group of artists to use bolder colors
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Who created the piece shown below?
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Riemenschneider
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What major change following the Reformation occurred in the 16th century in Europe?
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There was a major division between Catholicism and Protestantism throughout Europe.
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Who created the piece below?
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Krug family
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What is iconoclasm?
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the smashing of religious imagery
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How was art affected by the Reformation?
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All of the above are true.

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