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Each of th­ese is a quiz ques­tion in its own right, but the an­swers con­nect to a com­mon theme, which could be any­thing from plumb straight­for­ward to bizarrely lat­eral. 1. Painted by the French artist Cézanne dur­ing his fi­nal pe­riod in the early 1890s, which five paint­ings of a se­ries go by one name? 2. Which paint­ing by Jack­son Pollock was done on a large sheet of fi­bre­board, with thick amounts of brown and yel­low paint driz­zled on top of it, form­ing a nest­like ap­pear­ance?

3. Which paint­ing by Willem de Koon­ing was traded to film pro­ducer David Gef­fen in ex­change for the re­main­der of the 16th cen­tury Per­sian man­u­script, the Tah­masbi Shah­nameh? 4. The tale of this paint­ing is chron­i­cled in Anne-Marie O’Con­nor’s book The Lady in Gold: The Ex­tra­or­di­nary Tale of Gus­tav Klimt’s Mas­ter­piece, –. What ti­tle fills the blank? 5. Which Van Gogh paint­ing de­picts what the artist him­self called “the heart­bro­ken ex­pres­sion of our time”? FT the to ac­cord­ing paint­ings ex­pen­sive most world’s the they’re

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