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The oldest undisputed works of art were found in the Schwbische


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Venus of Hohlefels, the earliest Venus figurine

220px-Lascaux_04.jpg. Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\) - Aurochs on a cave painting in Lascaux, France. The oldest undisputed works of figurative art were found ...

Venus of Willendorf

A Chauvet-barlang (amelyet néha Pont d'Arc barlangjának is neveznek) felfedezőjéről

Detail of the Laas Geel cave paintings near Hargeysa, Somaliland/Somalia, showing a cow.

Venus of Hohle Fels - Oldest undisputed example of a depiction of a human being yet discovered

Lascaux Horse | Photo: http://legacy.earlham.edu/~vanbma/20th%20century/images .

Prehistoric art

Tilman Riemenschneider - Detail of stone tomb of Rudolf von Scherenberg in Würzburg Cathedral, (

Two views of the Venus of Hohle Fels figurine (height 6 cm (2.4 in)), which may have been worn as an amulet and is the earliest known, undisputed example of ...

A detail of the Nile mosaic of Palestrina, showing Ptolemaic Egypt circa 100 BC.

Southern Africa

The Venus of Hohle Fels is an Upper Paleolithic Venus figurine dated to between 35 000

The puma shape is discernible, with the head at the upper left and the tail at the lower right.


Lions painted at Chauvet Cave, France. Lions painted at Chauvet Cave, France. The earliest undisputed art ...

Lascaux Caves - Prehistoric Paintings

Venus of Laussel, an Upper Paleolithic (Aurignacian) carving

Great Serpent Mound, a 411-meter long (1,348 ft) effigy mound in Adams County, Ohio, ca. 1070 CE

Long-horned cattle and other rock art in the Laas Geel complex.

Saharan Africa

Bradshaw rock paintings found in the north-west Kimberley region of Western Australia

Altimira, Pech Merle and Chauvet. The paintings found at Chauvet are generally considered to be the oldest known, some dating c. 35,000 years ago.

Venus of Dolní Věstonice - Image: Vestonicka venuse

Lascaux Caves - Prehistoric Paintings

Ice age figurine's head found: Archaeologists put new and old finds together to reassemble ancient work of art

Bronze Age

Venus (mythology) - Fresco with a seated Venus, restored as a personification of

Venus of Laussel - Detail of the left arm and hand.

der Löwenmensch, schwäbische Alb, ca.

Venus figurines of Gagarino - Another Venus figurine of Gagarino; height: 7,1

Protohistoric Korea

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Homme lion du Höhlenstein-Stadel, taillé dans une défense de mammouth vers 40000 BP

Prehistoric Europe - Aurignacian cave paintings, Chauvet Cave

Scenes from the life of David in the Morgan Leaf of the Winchester Bible, now in the Morgan Library. An example of Romanesque illumination.

Replica of the "Dancing Girl of Mohenjo Daro", Indus Valley civilization

The Birth of Venus - The Hora of Spring

codex manesse | Codex Manesse 1300 1340 De 351jpg Pictures

Rock paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco, Mexico

Tilman Riemenschneider - Image: Tilman riemenschneider

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Venus of Willendorf

Female figurines, found Mal'ta Site in Siberia- circa 23,000 -20,000 bce

A Jōmon statue

A figurine from Mehrgarh [Pakistan], c. (Musée Guimet, Paris) The oldest figurines in South Asia were found at Mehrgarh.and were prevalent even before ...

Self-portrait - Pieter Claesz, Vanitas with Violin and Glass Ball, the artist

Kazimir Malevich - Malevich Portrait of Mikhail Matjuschin, 1913

Tilman Riemenschneider - The Lamentation of Christ, Maidbronn

Balinese art[edit]

I share all things that I find beautiful here - from the fairytale realm to the enchantment found in nature.

Mammoth * This 37 mm long, gram figurine, made from mammoth ivory, is some 35 000 years old. It is one of the oldest pieces of art ever found.

Parietal art - A painting of the Virgin Mary in the Calnegia valley in the Swiss. Paintings ...

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Jeff Bertoncino - Art | jeffbertoncino.com

PAINTING | h a r r y a l l y | suzanne w ally

The Czech prehistoric sculpture known as the Dolni Vestonice (Vestonicka Venuse) is the oldest known work of terracotta sculpture in the world.

Danza de Cogul, provincia de Lleida, Spain

Your Paintings - John Keith Vaughan paintings

Venus of Dolní Věstonice - Image: Vestonicka venuse left

History of Asian art - Bhutanese thanka of Mt. Meru and the Buddhist Universe,

Venus of Hohle Fels Venus of Hohle Fels

chauvet cave rhinos

Face of the 26,000-year-old woman! FIRST EVER portrait of a woman was carved into a tusk of a woolly mammoth (and it's smaller than a thumb)

History of Asian art - Painted Bhutanese Medicine Buddha mandala with the goddess Prajnaparamita in center

Venus of Berekhat Ram: The World's Oldest Piece of Art That Predates Humans

Circle of wood and sand. By Jos van Wunnik. Pieces of 13 different sorts

The Löwenmensch figurine or Lion man of the Hohlenstein Stadel is a very early prehistoric sculpture that was discovered in the Hohlenstein-Stadel, ...

Buddhist art[edit]

The real story of Russia Kapova Cave

Venus figurines of Gagarino - The "Venus No. 4" of Gagarino; height

Your Paintings - John Keith Vaughan paintings

The Earliest Use of the Golden Ratio in Art and Sculpture!

Shah Abbas the Great receiving the Mughal ambassador Khan'Alam in 1618.jpg

The Ice Age on

Face of the 26,000-year-old woman! FIRST EVER portrait of a woman was carved into a tusk of a woolly mammoth (and it's smaller than a thumb)

The Gondershausen Engravings

Enguerrand Quarton, The Coronation of the Virgin, 1452–53

Henry Jackson | unknown title | oil & cold wax on canvas over panel

Ottonian art - Codex Egberti, Resurrection of Lazarus, "Ruodprecht group"

Stirrup handled Cupinisque ceramic vase 1250 BCE from the Larco Museum

Hohlefels Höhle

Venus of Hohle Fels (ivory) World's Oldest Figurative Carving in the history of sculpture. (c. 35,000-40,000 BCE) University of Tubingen, Germany.

"Votive statues in an attitude of prayer originated in Mesopotamia at the beginning of the third millenium BC. They were placed in temples to represent the ...

A 1st century BCE mirror found in Desborough, England, showing the spiral and trumpet motif

Creative art and fine art

Native arts of Oceania

Entrance stone with megalithic art at Newgrange

Late 7th-century Scythian plaque of a leopard

Map with distribution of statue-menhir in Europe.[1] Photos and pictures: 1y 4.-Bueno et al. 2005; 2.-Santonja y Santonja 1978; 3.-Jorge 1999; 5.