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Candidates applying for the CUET Examination 2022 can check out the topics and units included in the syllabus of Fine Arts. 

Unit 1: The Rajasthani and Pahari Schools of Miniature Painting

Unit 2: The Mughal and Deccan schools of miniature painting

 Unit 3: The Bengal School and Cultural Nationalism 

Unit 4: The Modern trends In IndianArt Unit 1: The Rajasthani and Pahari Schools of Miniature Painting (16th Century A.D to 19th Century A.D.) Introduction to Indian Miniature Schools: Western-Indian, Pala, Rajasthani, Mughal, Central India, Deccan, and Pahari. (

  1. A) The Rajasthani Schools Origin and development of the following schools in brief: Mewar, Bundi, Bikaner, Kishangarh, and Jaipur, and the main features of the Rajasthani schools. 2. Study of the following Rajasthani paintings: Title / Set/ Painter School A Folio from Ramayana paintings of Sahibdin Mewar One Court scene or Hunting scene or Festival scene Mewar Jagat Singh II One Folio from Ragamala or Rasikapriya Bundi One painting of a Hunting Scene in a Forest Kotah with Kotah Maharaja Radha (Bani-Thani) by Nihal Chand Kishangarh Pabuji Ki Phad, Folk Scroll painting Bhilwara Maru-Ragini Mewar Raja Aniruddha Singh Hara Bundi Chaugan Players Jodhpur Krishna on swing Bikaner Radha (Bani- Thani) Kishangarh Bharat Meets Rama at Chitrakuta Jaipur 

(B) The Pahari Schools: Origin and development of Basohli, Guler, and Kangra schools in brief and main features of the Paharischools Study of the following Pahari Paintings: Title / Set/ Painter School One Folio of Ramayana Basohli (Sangri – Early Phase) One Folio of Gita Govinda of Jaideva by Manaku Guler One Krishna Lila or Bhagavata Purana Kangra Folio by Nain Sukh One painting fromNayaka Nayika Guler or Kangra or Baramasa or Ragamala Krishna with Gopis Basohli Nand, Yashoda and Krishna with Kinsmen Kangra Going to Vrindavana 

Unit 2: The Mughal and Deccani Schools of miniature painting (16th Century A.D. to 19th Century A.D.) 

  1. The Mughal School Origin and development of the Mughal school in brief and main features of the Mughal School Study of the following Mughal Paintings: Title Painter School A Folio from Akbar Namah Basawan Akbar Baber Crossing the river Sone Jagannath Akbar Krishna Lifting Mount Govardhana Miskin Akbar Birth of Salim Ramdas Akbar Jahangir holding the picture Abul Hassan Jahangir Falcon on Bird-Rest Ustad Mansoor Jahangir Kabir and Raidas Ustad Faquirullah Khan Shajahan Marriage procession of Haji Madni Provincial Dara Shikoh Mughal(Oudh)

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CUET Fine Arts/Visual Arts/ Commercial Arts Syllabus – FAQs

What is the CUET Examination?

CUET is the Central Universities Entrance Test

What is the last date to apply for the CUET Examination?

The last date to apply for the CUET Examination is 6 May 2022.

How many questions are there in the CUET paper?

A total of 50 questions will be asked in the paper out of which 40 must be attempted by the candidates.

What is the selection procedure for the CUET Examination?

The selection procedure for the CUET Examination is a written examination and an interview

How many units are there in the Fine Arts subject of CUET?

A total of 4 units are there.