There's nothing like death to turn an unknown artist into a household name. See how much you know about dead artists.
What post-impressionist artist is known for his series of paintings called "Sunflowers".
Who is credited with developing the pointillist style of painting?
What painter and sculptor was a successful stockbroker before turning to art full-time in the 1880s?
Which of these French artists is known for his paintings and lithographs of marginalized populations, like prostitutes and dancing girls?
- Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
- Henry Darger
- Paul Cezanne
What household object made Andy Warhol a household name?
- soup cans
- cans of soda
- jars of pickles
Claude Monet destroyed more than 500 of his own works in fits of rage and frustration during his lifetime.
What was the day job of American artist Henry Darger?
This celebrated artist only produced around 45 known works in his lifetime.
A copy of this artist's "The Card Players" sold for a whopping $250 million to the nation of Qatar in 2012.
What did Arthur Pinajian tell his family to do with his artwork when he died?
- Put it in a gallery.
- Put it in the garbage.
- Donate it to charity.