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DO YOU KNOW YOUR MoMA? 10/7/11

October 7, 2011  |  Do You Know Your MoMA?
Do You Know Your MoMA? 10/7/11

How well do you know your MoMA? If you think you can identify the artist and title of each of these works—all currently on view in the Sculpture Garden and the Painting and Sculpture galleries—please submit your answers by leaving a comment on this post. We’ll provide the answers next month (on Friday, November 4).

ANSWERS TO THE SEPTEMBER 2 CHALLENGE:
Congratulations to Kinga Tomos, the first of several commenters to correctly identify all six works in last month’s challenge. Can you be this month’s champ?

1. Juan Gris. Still Life with Flowers. 1912

2. Robert Indiana. The American Dream, I. 1961

3. Amedeo Modigliani. Reclining Nude. c. 1919

4. Constantin Brancusi. Blond Negress, II. 1933 (after a marble of 1928)

5. Paul Cézanne. Château Noir. 1903–04

6. Stuart Davis. Egg Beater, V. 1930

Comments

1. Alberto Giacometti. Tall Figure, III.
2. Gino Severini. Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin.
3. Odilon Redon. Butterflies.
4. Giorgio de Chirico. Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure).
5. Paul Delvaux. Phases of the Moon.
6. Joan Miró. The Beautiful Bird Revealing the Unknown to a Pair of Lovers (from the Constellation series).

Giacometti- Tall Figure (no 3?)
Severini- Dynamic Heirogyphic of the Bal Tabarin
Odilon Redon- Butterflies
Giorgio De Chirico- Melancholy Departure
Paul Delveaux- Phase of the Moon
Joan Miro- the Beautiful Bird Revealing the Unknown

1. Alberto Giacometti, Tall Figure,III, 1960
2. Gino Severini, Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin, 1912
3. Odilon Redon, Butterflies, 1910
4. Giorgio De Chirico, Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure), 1914
5. Paul Delvaux, Phases of the Moon, 1939
6. Joan Miro, Constellation: The Beutiful Bird Revealing the Unknown to a Pair of Lovers, 1941

1) Alberto Giacometti, Tall Figure, III.
2) Gino Severini, Dynamic Hieroglyphic of the Bal Tabarin.
3) Odilon Redon, Butterflies.
4) Giorgio de Chirico, Gare Montparnasse (The Melancholy of Departure).
5) Paul Delvaux, Phases of the Moon.
6) Joan Miró, The Beautiful Bird Revealing the Unknown to a Pair of Lovers (from the Constellation series.)

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