Can you tell the difference between art produced by a child and a modern artist? Business insider has a quiz up that asks you to Guess what art sold for at auction comparing modern art works to childs art projects. Can you tell the difference? Most of the questions have 3 options so a chicken should score about 30% just guessing. Can you do better?
Art is selling for record prices these days. Christie’s recently held the biggest art auction ever, selling half a billion dollars worth of art in a single evening.
But look through the auction results, and you may find yourself scratching your head.
In this quiz, we’ll test your art savvy: Some of these works are incredibly valuable, while others were posted by the proud parents of grade-school children on Flickr. Can you tell which are which?