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Famous Artists

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  • 1. Famous Artists

2. How much do you reallyknow about the differentfamous artists? 3. Leonardo da Vinci 4. Leonardo da Vinci was born more than 500 years ago (1452) in a town called Vinci in Italy. 5. He was a scientist,an inventor, an architect, a musician, a sculptor, a mathematician and also a fantastic artist.He was curious abouteverything! 6. Mona LisaPainted in 1962 it wasvalued 100 milliondollars! Imagine what itis worth now! It nowhangs in the Louvre inParis. 7. The Last Supper 8. DaVincis paintings were done inthe 9. Vincentvan GoghVincent van Gogh wasborn more than 150years (1853) agoin Zundert,Netherlands (Dutch) 10. He worked at many jobs, such as in an art gallery, a school, a bookstore, as a preacher, and at last, he became an artist. 11. He didnt have a very happy life. He painted sad paintingswith poor people in them. His paintings were always very dark until he saw some colorful Japanese paintings. 12. Most of his work was in the Postimpressionist style. 13. Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso wasborn more than120 years ago(1881) in Malaga,Spain. 14. Picasso painted in many styles,including Cubism and Expressionism 15. The Blue Periodsad looking paintings using blue and blue-green colors. 16. The RoseThe CubismPeriod Perioda more happy style with orangeand pink colours. The African-influenced Period 17. AndyWarholAndy Warholwas an Americanartist who was aleading figure inthe visual artmovementknown as popart. 18. When he graduated from school he went toNew York City for a job. He got jobs doing magazine illustrations, decorating department store windows, greeting cards, record albums,book covers, and suns, clouds, and raindrops for television weather reports. He still was notsatisfied because he was not famous. 19. Name the four artists? 20. Which famous artist hadThe realist style?The postimpressionist style?Many styles, including cubism and expressionism? Pop art?