On the flipside: match the famous paintings to their frames – quiz

Brazilian artist Vik Muniz has painstakingly recreated the flipsides of some of the world’s most familiar artworks for his show Verso at the Mauritshuis. Can you guess which masterpieces these battered old frames belong to?

Whose celestial night scene is stickered up like this?

Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks

Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night

Which Dutch room with a view lies behind here?

Pissarro’s View from my Window

Vermeer’s View of Delft

Which matronly Rembrandt portrait is framed like this?

A Portrait of A Young Woman


Which jewelled maiden is hung with these hoops?

Elizabeth I in the Armada Portrait

Vermeer’s Girl with A Pearl Earring

Which bird is shackled on the back of this canvas?

The Goldfinch by Carel Fabritius

The Magpie by Monet

Which gory lesson is being taught behind here?

Raphael’s School of Athens

Rembrandt’s The Anatomy Lesson

Who smiles enigmatically out of this artwork?

Botticelli’s Venus

Leonardo’s Mona Lisa

Which peaceful island scene faces this wall?

Frans Post’s View of Itamaraca

The Death of Captain James Cook by Zoffany

8 and above.

Back of the net!

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Pat on the back!

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Pat on the back!

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Put your back into it!

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Put your back into it!

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Put your back into it!

2 and above.

Back to school!

0 and above.

Back door for you!

1 and above.

Back to school!

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