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Prehistoric Cave painting | 35000 years ago | Ancient Art History | Altamira Caves in Spain

Prehistoric Cave painting | 35000 years ago | Ancient Art History | Altamira Caves in Spain

Week 1: Stone Age Art..................  Amazing page comparing Petroglyph and Pictographs styles found on different continents

Week 1: Stone Age Art.................. Amazing page comparing Petroglyph and Pictographs styles found on different continents

These cave paintings date back to approx 3,000 B.C and are from Kimberley, Australia. These are more ancient paintings of what the local Aborigines call the Wandjina. Notice how these also possess the same dominate characteristics: the eyes and the halo-type object around the heads. Most of these also possess the bulbous head which the famous “greys” are said to possess.

These cave paintings date back to approx 3,000 B.C and are from Kimberley, Australia. These are more ancient paintings of what the local Aborigines call the Wandjina. Notice how these also possess the same dominate characteristics: the eyes and the halo-type object around the heads. Most of these also possess the bulbous head which the famous “greys” are said to possess.