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1. Which one of the following school of
painting is highly influenced and flooded by the
approach of Mughal painting?
(a) Company school of painting.
(b) Mysore school of painting.
(c) Rajput school of painting.
(d) Pahasri school of painting.
2. Which of the following often referred to
as snake paintings by foreigners?
(a) Patna painting
(b) Cheriyal painting
(c) Manjusha Art
(d) Warli painting
3. Which of the following cave painting
reflects an emphasis on naturalism?
1. Ajanta
2. Ellora
3. Bagh
4. Sittanavasal
Which of the above is/are correct?
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only
(b) 2, 3 and 4 only
(c) 1, 2, 3 and 4
(d) 3 and 4 only
4. Which of the following painting, is a
popular style of folk painting, practiced in
(a) Patachitra Painting
(b) Phad painting
(c) Madhubani painting
(d) Mural painting
5. Consider the following statements about
the painting schools.
1. Worli Painting is the tribal painting.
2. Mural painting, illustrating lengends and
mythology drawn on the temple.
3. Patachitra painting is the folk painting of
Which of the above statement (s) is/are of
(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 2 and 3 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) 1, 2 and 3
6. Which of the following schools of
miniature paintings in India the earliest school?
(a) Pala School
(b) Orissa School
(c) Jain School
(d) Nepali School
7. Consider the following statements about
Mughal paintings.
1. The painting experienced large scale
growth under Akbar.
2. Ichangir Nama, is the pictorial
illustrations of the Mughal painting.
Which of the above is/are correct?
(a) 1 only (b) 2 only
(c) 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2
8. Consider the following.
1. Basohli style, influenced by
chaurpanchasika style.
2. Pahari painting have been widely
influenced by the Rajput paintings.
Which of the following code is correct?
(a) 1 only (b) 2 only
(c) 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2
9. Select the correct codes from the option.
1. The popular themes of Mysore painting
included Hindu Gods and Goddesses.
2. It (Mysore) is similar to Tanjore painting.
3. Mysore painting also includes the scmes
from the Hindu Mythology.
(a) 1 and 2 only
(b) 1, 2 and 3
(c) 2 and 3
(d) 1 and 3
10. The popularity of the Mysore school of
painting reached its highest point during the rule
(a) Raja Krishna Wodeyar
(b) Sri Siddalingeswara
(c) Y. Subramanya Raju
(d) Chaurpanchasika
11. Consider the following statements
regarding the various schools of painting in India,
and states the which one is incorrect.
(a) The Hall mark of every traditional
Mysore painting is the Gesso work.
(b) ‘Bengal School of Painting’ was linked to
indian nationalism.
(c) Manjusha art is often refered as Snake
paintings by ‘foreigners’.
(d) Madhubani painting is also refered as
Phad painting.
12. Consider the following statements
regarding Miniature Painting.
1. These are beautiful handmade paintings,
which are quite colourful and small in size.
2. The main highlight of these painting is the
intricate and delicate brushwork.
Which of the above give statement is/are
(a) only 1 (b) only 2
(c) both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2
13. The ‘Ragas’ the musical codes of Indian
classical music are the most common theme of
which of the following.
(a) Pahari painting (b) Miniature painting
(c) Mujhal painting (d) Rajasthani painting
14. Which one of the following is not come
under the Rajput School of Painting.
(a) Bikaner School (b) Bundi School
(c) Kishangarh School (d) Manjusha School
15. Match the List I with List II and select
the correct answer using the codes given below
the lists.
List I List II
A. Lepakshi painting 1. Wall Painting
B. Patachitra
2. Cloth painting
C. Phad painting 3. Scroll painting
D. Pichwais 4. Cloth panting
(a) 1 2 3 4
(b) 2 3 4 1
(c) 4 3 2 1
(d) 3 2 4 1