Continuous Quiz: High Brow

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:17 am

NickM wrote:Still with opera, what is the masculine equivalent of a prima donna?


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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby petewins57 » Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:42 am

Simon Cowell?
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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Chris » Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:37 pm

Primo Carnera?
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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Tue Sep 24, 2013 10:16 pm

One word is correct, Chris.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Tue Oct 01, 2013 11:07 am

Going to call time on this one. The answer was primo uomo.

Let's see if we can get going again with this.

Known by a nickname which refers to his origins, which famous painter was born in Crete in1541?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Chris » Tue Oct 01, 2013 12:28 pm

Domenicos Theotocopolis (sp?), aka 'El Greco'
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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Tue Oct 01, 2013 10:46 pm

Yes, indeed.

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Chris » Wed Oct 02, 2013 12:32 pm

TX. So here's another...

Under what name did a sibling of Simone, Giovanni, and Antonio di Vanni Filipepi find fame?
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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Chris » Tue Oct 08, 2013 10:58 am

OK, being more explicit, the painter Sandro Filipepi is better known under what name?
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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby NickM » Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:05 pm

Botticelli


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