Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 19 Jan 2017, 07:35

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Verbal Forum Moderator
Joined: 23 Oct 2011
Posts: 283
Followers: 35

Kudos [?]: 750 [3] , given: 21

Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

26 Apr 2012, 06:37
3
KUDOS
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00

Difficulty:

45% (medium)

Question Stats:

58% (02:12) correct 42% (01:12) wrong based on 228 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri Rousseau has become an iconic figure of Post-
Impressionism for his dream-like canvases painted like he was naive.

• Henri Rousseau has become an iconic figure of Post- Impressionism for his dream-like canvases painted like he
was naive.
• Henri Rousseau’s canvases, painted in a naive, dream-like style, later established the artist as an icon of Post-
Impressionism.
• Henri Rousseau painted canvases in a naive, dream-like style that has become an icon of Post-Impressionism.
• Henri Rousseau’s canvases were painted in a naive, dream- like style that was later iconic of Post-Impressionism.
• the canvases of Henri Rousseau are icons of Post- Impressionism due to being painted in a naive, dream-like style.
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

_________________

********************
Push +1 kudos button please, if you like my post.

If you have any questions
New!
GMAT Club Legend
Joined: 01 Oct 2013
Posts: 10533
Followers: 918

Kudos [?]: 203 [0], given: 0

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

14 Mar 2014, 12:21
Hello from the GMAT Club VerbalBot!

Thanks to another GMAT Club member, I have just discovered this valuable topic, yet it had no discussion for over a year. I am now bumping it up - doing my job. I think you may find it valuable (esp those replies with Kudos).

Want to see all other topics I dig out? Follow me (click follow button on profile). You will receive a summary of all topics I bump in your profile area as well as via email.
Current Student
Status: Everyone is a leader. Just stop listening to others.
Joined: 22 Mar 2013
Posts: 992
Location: India
GPA: 3.51
WE: Information Technology (Computer Software)
Followers: 163

Kudos [?]: 1460 [1] , given: 227

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

14 Mar 2014, 12:39
1
KUDOS
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
Nice Question: deserves Kudos.

Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri Rousseau has become an iconic figure of Post-Impressionism for his dream-like canvases painted like he was naive.

Let us first understand the meaning of the sentence.
- Something is considered aesthetically primitive at the time.
- Henri Rousseau has become an iconic figure of Post-Impressionism because he painted his dream like canvas, like a naive.

POE:
A• Henri Rousseau has become an iconic figure of Post- Impressionism for his dream-like canvases painted like he was naive.
Meaning wise option implies that HR has become iconic for this dream-like canvas, such meaning is wrong.
Further, "like he was naive" like never follows a clause.

B• Henri Rousseau’s canvases, painted in a naive, dream-like style, later established the artist as an icon of Post-Impressionism.
Canvases can be considered aesthetically primitive this portion goes fine with non underlined part, and these canvases established HR as iconic figure.
This option is parallel in meaning with original choice.

C• Henri Rousseau painted canvases in a naive, dream-like style that has become an icon of Post-Impressionism.
Meaning error. Here option says style has become an icon of Post-Impressionism rather HR has become icon as per original meaning.

D• Henri Rousseau’s canvases were painted in a naive, dream- like style that was later iconic of Post-Impressionism.
Same meaning error as explained in above choice. further , "style that was later iconic of Post-Impressionism" sounds awkward not a valid construction.

E• the canvases of Henri Rousseau are icons of Post- Impressionism due to being painted in a naive, dream-like style.
Again meaning error canvases are icons rather than HR is. Due to is wrong because is required. Evil "being" is present.
_________________

Piyush K
-----------------------
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is to try just one more time. ― Thomas A. Edison
Don't forget to press--> Kudos
My Articles: 1. WOULD: when to use? | 2. All GMATPrep RCs (New)
Tip: Before exam a week earlier don't forget to exhaust all gmatprep problems specially for "sentence correction".

Manager
Joined: 14 Jan 2013
Posts: 154
Concentration: Strategy, Technology
GMAT Date: 08-01-2013
GPA: 3.7
WE: Consulting (Consulting)
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 248 [0], given: 30

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

17 Mar 2014, 04:12
B and D are the contenders.....

D looses out with " that construction not clear....

~M14
_________________

"Where are my Kudos" ............ Good Question = kudos

"Start enjoying all phases" & all Sections

__________________________________________________________________
http://gmatclub.com/forum/collection-of-articles-on-critical-reasoning-159959.html

http://gmatclub.com/forum/percentages-700-800-level-questions-130588.html

http://gmatclub.com/forum/700-to-800-level-quant-question-with-detail-soluition-143321.html

Manager
Joined: 08 Jun 2015
Posts: 164
Location: India
GMAT 1: 640 Q48 V29
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 73

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

12 May 2016, 09:20
Good question ... Can you tell the source ?
_________________

" The few , the fearless "

Math Forum Moderator
Status: QA & VA Forum Moderator
Joined: 11 Jun 2011
Posts: 2301
Location: India
GPA: 3.5
Followers: 92

Kudos [?]: 633 [0], given: 317

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri [#permalink]

### Show Tags

12 May 2016, 09:57
spetznaz wrote:
Good question ... Can you tell the source ?

If I am not wrong its from the MGMAT Question Bank
_________________

Thanks and Regards

Abhishek....

PLEASE FOLLOW THE RULES FOR POSTING IN QA AND VA FORUM AND USE SEARCH FUNCTION BEFORE POSTING NEW QUESTIONS

How to use Search Function in GMAT Club | Rules for Posting in QA forum | Writing Mathematical Formulas |Rules for Posting in VA forum | Request Expert's Reply ( VA Forum Only )

Re: Though considered aesthetically primitive at the time, Henri   [#permalink] 12 May 2016, 09:57
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
1 Though the term “empath” is not considered a formal designation of 3 05 Nov 2016, 04:59
8 Published since 1851, the founders of the New York Times were Henry 10 21 Jul 2015, 08:21
Though most paper currency was at one time backed by fixed 4 28 Jun 2007, 17:20
Though most paper currency was at one time backed by fixed 2 25 Jun 2007, 19:15
Though formerly considered ill-formed and primitive, Henri 9 14 Mar 2007, 20:43
Display posts from previous: Sort by