Head of the Great Bull, Lascaux, France - The incredibly detailed Paleolithic cave paintings found in Lascaux are estimated to be 17,300 years old.

The Lascaux Caves in SW France hold an amazing array of paintings dated at more than years. Their subject is hunting. Their location and intricacy suggests they were motivated by a sense of a spiritual bond between hunter and prey.

Venus of Hohle Fels. Woolly mammoth tusk. Venus figurine found in 2008 near Schelklingen, Germany. It is dated to between 35.000 & 40000 years ago. It is the oldest undisputed example of Upper Paleolithic art and figurative prehistoric art in general.

Venus of Hohle Fels ( height ) woolly mammoth tusk. Venus figurine found in 2008 near Schelklingen, Germany. It is dated to between 35000 & 40000 years ago. It is the oldest undisputed example of Upper Paleolithic art and figurative prehistoric art.

pal00010.jpg | PALEOLITHIC  | Venus of Willendorf. | c. 25000 BCE | European | Paleolithic: Aurignacian | Limestone | Austria. | | ©Kathleen Cohen |

Magick Wicca Witch Witchcraft: Venus of Willendorf, circa 25000 BCE European Paleolithic: Aurignacian Limestone, Austria.

The Art Curator for Kids - 5-Minute Art History - Upper Paleolithic Art - Video and Printable!

5-Minute Art History: Paleolithic Art

The Art Curator for Kids - Art History - Upper Paleolithic Art - Video and Printable! (Cool Art For Kids)

Paleolithic art produced from about 32,000 to 11,000 years ago, during the Stone Age. It composed of the Lower Paleolithic (Oldowan, Clactonian, Abbevillian, Acheulean), Middle Paleolithic, the time of the hand axe-industries (Mousterian) and Upper Paleolithic (Châtelperronian, Aurignacian, Solutrean, Gravettian, Magdalenian).

Cave painting of a grullo wild horse from Lascaux, France (ca BC)

Lascaux cave complex in southwestern France, discovered in 1940 by four teenagers, contains some of the best-known Upper Paleolithic art estimated to be 17,300 years old. By 1955, carbon dioxide produced by 1,200 visitors per day had visibly damaged the paintings. The cave was closed to the public in 1963. Tourists now visit a replica known as Lascaux II, which opened in 1983 & now draws more than 250,000 people each year. . . . .   ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/  . . . .

20 Most Fascinating Prehistoric Cave Paintings

20 Most Fascinating Prehistoric Cave Paintings (cave paintings, lascaux cave paintings, altamira cave paintings) info on discovery of and contents of caves and pictures of cave art

Chauvet Cave  paintings  discovered 1994  Paleolithic 40,000-10,000 BCE    Google Image Result for http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-Vk5mK4qKV6w/TdsLPLkuYYI/AAAAAAAABFY/ejmM_oXBxZc/s640/634x375chauvet-cave-rhino-painting_2351.jpg

This is a drawing from the Chauvet Cave in France drawn over years ago! I have this tatooed on my back.

Lascaux Caves is  the setting of a complex of caves in southwestern France famous for its Paleolithic cave paintings. The original caves are located near the village of Montignac, in the department of Dordogne. They contain some of the best-known Upper Paleolithic art. These paintings are estimated to be 17,300 years old.

Lascaux Caves is the setting of a complex of caves in southwestern France famous for its Paleolithic cave paintings. These paintings are estimated to be years old.

Paleolithic hand stencils from the cave at Lascaux, France. 25-30,000 years old.

These paleolithic hand stencils from La Cueva de las Manos ( spanish for cave of hands (Santa Cruz, Argentina). The cave paintings date from to years ago.

Cave paintings are absolutely fascinating. This one is just gorgeous. Humans have always had a streak of artistic talent. More

Primitive And Descriptive Cave Paintings

Original Cave Art Original Acrylic Wildlife Paintings and Primitive Cave Art Paintings by Laurel Barbieri - The Primitive Wildlife and Cave Art of

The Orkney "Wife" was found in at the golf links at Noltland on the Island of Westray in 2009 by Archaeologist Jakob Kainz in a midden (old rubbish tip) filled with the brittle bones of deer, cattle and fish. Made from Old Red Sandstone from the island of Eday, the venus like figurine is the only known Neolithic carving of a human form to have been discovered in Scotland.

The Orkney "Wife" Venus Age: Around BCE Material: Red Sandstone Found: Island of Westray (Scotland) in 2009 Present Location: Westray Heritage Centre Width: Depth:

What Art Was Like During the Paleolithic Age: Horse (c. 15,000-10,000 BC), Lascaux, France

What Art Was Like During the Paleolithic Age

BC in Lascaux France. Paleolithic Petroglyphs of Stone Age man. Most of the paintings are of horses. One of the most interesting paintings is found in The Painted Gallery.

The Venus of Hohle Fels is an Upper Paleolithic Venus figurine dated to between 35 000 and 40 000 years ago, belonging to the early Aurignacian, and is the oldest undisputed example of Upper Paleolithic art and figurative prehistoric art in general Photo: H. Jensen. © Universität Tübingen

Los orígenes antiguos de 10 juguetes sexuales

The Venus of Hohle Fels is an Upper Paleolithic Venus figurine dated to between 35 000 and 40 000 years ago, belonging to the early Aurignacian, and is the oldest undisputed example of Upper Paleolithic art and figurative prehistoric art

The origin of the Runic Alphabet is still unknown and mysterious with ties to the North Etruscan Alphabet and old Latin. It is believed that writing developed independently in places and civilizations like Mesopotamia and Egypt around 3100 BC. But there's more to that much more. The mysterious script of the Turdaș-Vinča culture dates back to 5500 and 3500 BC which spread over Southeastern Europe from Transylvania to what is today Serbia. This culture and its script go back to the…

The origin of the Runic Alphabet is still unknown and mysterious with ties to the North Etruscan Alphabet and old Latin. It is believed that writing developed independently in places and civilizations like Mesopotamia and Egypt around 3100 BC. But there's more to that much more. The mysterious script of the Turdaș-Vinča culture dates back to 5500 and 3500 BC which spread over Southeastern Europe from Transylvania to what is today Serbia. This culture and its script go back to the…

30+ Art History Memes That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (New Pics)

30+ Art History Memes That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (New Pics)

Bison sculpted from mammoth ivory. Found at Zaraysk, Russia. About 20,000 years old

A sculpture of an adult female bison worked from a large piece of mammoth tusk dates at least years old, discovered at Zaraysk, Osetr Valley, Russia, is seen on display in an exhibition 'Ice Age Art

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