History of Arts Questions Past Papers

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil

Past Papers 1 | History of Arts Questions

Theory: 70 marks

Time:    03 hrs

Q.1 Attempt two questions.                                                              Marks 20

  1. What is the different type of medieval Arts?
  2. Write a brief note on the Byzantine art style?
  3. Write about the four characteristics for which the Italian Renaissance was noted.

Q.2  Marks as true and false                                                            Marks 20

  1. Renaissance means rebirth in French
  2. Italian art was dominated by religious painting and architecture.
  3. The Renaissance maintained the gap between the learned minority and the uneducated majority
  4. Byzantine” people called themselves Egyptians.
  5. Byzantines spoke Dutch rather than Latin
  6. The Renaissance Movement originated Spain.
  7. Linear perspective is a form of perspective in which drawings or painting are given apparent depth by showing parallel lines as converging on the horizon.
  8. Giotto’s figures have a three-dimensional quality
  9. “The Last Supper” is a famous painting of Michelangelo
  10. Mosaic is the art of creating images with small pieces of colored glass, stone or other material.

Give detailed answers of any three questions.         Marks.  30

 

  1. Give detailed note on Indus valley civilization.
  2. Explain the Egyptian Art in detail.
  3. Write a note on Roman Art and Architecture in detail.
  4. Write a note on Byzantines life style and Art work.

Past Papers 2 | History of Arts Questions

Theory: 70 marks

Time:    03 hrs

Attempt any five of the following:

1. What do you know about Greek designs?
2. Discuss pre historic costumes in detail.
3. Write down the Egyptian costumes in detail.
4. Discuss Mesopotamian art in detail.
5. What do you know about Roman costumes?
6. Explain Romanesque art.
7. Write short notes on the following:
Gothic art
Byzantine art

Past Papers 3 | History of Arts Questions

Theory: 70 marks

Time:    03 hrs

Attempt any five Questions.                                                                                                                                                

Give brief answers: (14)

Q1.       Write a different between Doric and Ionic dress with diagram.

Q2.       Give description of King Narmer with figure.

Q3.      What is the difference between royal people and common men?

Q4.      Why Egyptians shave their heads?

Q5.      What are the different variation s of Toga.

Q6.      Write down the details for the costumes of Prince Nereb and Princess Sedet with figures.

Q7.      Generally describe the details of Ancient Egyptian clothing.

Q8.       Give the names of significant symbols used by Egyptians also draw them.

Past Papers 4 | History of Arts Questions

Attempt any five Questions.                                                                                                                                                

Give brief answers: (14)

Q1.       Write a different between Doric and Ionic dress with diagram.

Q2.       Give description of King Narmer with figure.

Q3.      What is the difference between royal people and common men?

Q4.      Why Egyptians shave their heads?

Q5.      What are the different variation s of Toga.

Q6.      Write down the details for the costumes of Prince Nereb and Princess Sedet with figures.

Q7.      Generally describe the details of Ancient Egyptian clothing.

Q8.       Give the names of significant symbols used by Egyptians also draw them.

Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil