Lascaux cave paintings - 269 Words
The Lascaux cave paintings
On September 12, 1940 in Dordogne, France, four men named Marcel Ravidat, Jacques Marsal, Simon Coencas, and Georges Agniel, came upon a long forgotten cave- Lascaux. The Lascaux cave, now a World Heritage site, has been called the Lascaux bestiary.
A revolution occurred in the creation of art during the Upper Paleolithic Era in Europe. Beginning around 40,000 B.C., records shows that modern humans replaced Neanderthals and remained the only hominid inhabitants...
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