History of Graphic Design

Exercise 3

History of Graphic Design

1. What have you learned about this Terracotta vase in the shape of a cockerel,

c 650-600 B.C.E.?

2. Where is the origin of the alphabet on this Etruscan Bucchero?

3. What Chinese calligraphy characters represent?

4. What is the contribution of Chinese invention to graphic design industry?

5. What was the printing system invented in China between 1041 and 1048?

Students complete answer questions and submit on canvas.

Course Requirements:

  • Meggs, Philip B., and Alston W. Purvis. Meggs’ history of graphic design. John Wiley & Sons, 2016

Answer questions and submit on Canvas by on Friday. The exercise file in the File Section on Canvas.