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Question 1: Escher, ________, Joan Miró, Stow Wengenroth
New York SchoolAbstract expressionismWillem de KooningMark Rothko

Question 2: A pigment, such as red iron oxide (rust) is simply an oxidized form of ________.

Question 3: Albrecht Dürer, Rembrandt, Francisco Goya, Whistler, Otto Dix, James Ensor, Edward Hopper, Käthe Kollwitz, Pablo Picasso, ________, Lucas van Leyden.
RomeCy TwomblyParisMunich

Question 4: As a part of the aquatinting process, a printmaker is often exposed to ________ powder.
WaxE numberGlazing agentRosin

Question 5: The raised parts of the block are inked with a brayer, then a sheet of ________, perhaps slightly damp, is placed over the block.
Fourdrinier machinePaperPapermakingPulp (paper)

Question 6: The block is then rubbed with a baren or ________, or is run through a press.

Question 7: The artist draws a sketch either on a plank of ________, or on paper which is transferred to the wood.
Plant stemFlowering plantWoodSeed

Question 8: Honoré Daumier, George Bellows, Pierre Bonnard, ________, Emil Nolde, Pablo Picasso, Odilon Redon, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Salvador Dalí, M.

Question 9: ________, Christ Preaching, (The Hundred Guilder print); etching c.1648
Willem DrostDutch Golden Age paintingRembrandtSelf-portrait

Question 10: ________, a type of relief print, is the earliest printmaking technique, and the only one traditionally used in the Far East.
WoodcutWoodblock printingAlbrecht DürerOld master print

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