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ART TRIVIA XII

111) What artist became famous for his pushpin portraits?


Eric Daigh gained acclaim in 2009 when he won third place for his pushpin portraits in the Inaugural ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In Summer 2010, Daigh set a world record by creating a commissioned pushpin piece for automaker Acura, which used 109,687 pushpins.

112) Who painted Nu couché?


Nu couché (also known in English as Red Nude or Reclining Nude) is one of a famous series of nudes that Modigliani painted in 1917 under the patronage of his Polish dealer Léopold Zborowski. It is believed to have been included in Modigliani's first and only art show in 1917, at the Galerie Berthe Weill, which was shut down by the police.

113) What is the title of Leonardo da Vinci's portrait of Christ?


In Salvator Mundi (Savior of the World), Leonardo da Vinci painted the subject, Jesus Christ, for Louis XII of France between 1506 and 1513. The recently authenticated work was once owned by Charles I of England.


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