Cave Of Altamira

Author: Pedro A. Saura Ramos
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 9780810919891
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Looks at paintings found in the Altamira cave in northern Spain

Maria S Cave

Author: William H. Hooks
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A young Spanish girl discovers the first prehistoric paintings ever seen in modern times in a cave at Altamira, Spain.

Maria De Sautuola

Author: Dennis B. Fradin
Publisher: Silver Burdett Press
ISBN: 9780382394706
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The true story of Marâia de Sautuola, an eight-year-old Spanish girl who discovered the first known prehistoric cave paintings in 1879 while working with her father in Altamira Cave.

The Caves Of The Great Hunters

Author: Hans Baumann
Publisher: New York : Pantheon
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Describes the discoveries and dramatic drawings of Europe's prehistoric caves--Lascaux, Altamira, Pindal, El Castillo, Niaux, Valltorta Gorge and the Gasulla Gorge.

Foundations Of Culture

Author: Harald Haarmann
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9783631566855
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Cave of Altamira (Spain) The Cave of Altamira (Beltran 1999), in the province of
Santander (northern Spain), was first visited in 1875. Then, the Spanish
discoverer, Don Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola, did not notice the paintings in the
deeper chambers of the cave. After having been inspired by the pieces of mobile
art that had been on display at the 1878 Paris Universal Exhibition, Sanz de
Sautuola, in 1 879, started to explore the Cave of Altamira in search of pieces of
art left by the ...

Gardner S Art Through The Ages The Western Perspective

Author: Fred Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495573604
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1-7 Two bison, reliefs in a cave at Le Tuc d'Audoubert, France, ca. 15,000–
10,000 BCE. Clay, each 2 long. Representations of animals are far more
common than of humans in Paleolithic European art. The sculptor built up these
clay bison using a stone spatula-like smoothing tool and fingers to shape the
details. 1 ft. 1 ft. ALTAMIRA The works examined here thus far, whether portable
or fixed to rocky outcroppings or cave walls, are all small. They are dwarfed by
the “herds” of painted ...

World History Encyclopedia 21 Volumes

Author: Alfred J. Andrea Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851099301
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□1⁄2 altamira (sPain) The Cave of Altamira, in the province of Santander (
northern Spain), was first visited in 1875. At that time, the Spanish discoverer Don
Marcelino Sanz de Sautuola did not notice the paintings in the deeper chambers
of the cave. In 1879 after having been inspired by the pieces of mobile art that
had been on display at the 1878 Paris Universal Exhibition, Sanz de Sautuola
started to explore the Cave of Altamira in search of pieces of art of those people
who had ...