Prehistoric Cave Paintings (Art History), SPA2 (hasło SPA2)

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//-->•:WbHblUkILnCAVEPAINTINGSByREBECCAB.MARCUSPHOTOGRAPHSILLUSTRATEDWITHs«t;',,PREHISTORICCAVEPAINTINGSTwelve-year-oldMariadeSautuololikedtoaccompanyherfatherwhenhewentcaveexploringneartheirhomeinnorthernSpain.Itwasfuntohuntfortoolsleftinthecavebyan-cient,unknownmen.ThenonedayMariawentexploringbyherselfandmadeadiscoveryofherown.Wan-deringintoadeeppartofthecave,shesawapaintedherdoflifelikebisonchargingacrosstheceiling.Maria'sdiscoveryinwasthefirststepanexcitingtreasurehuntforcavepaintingsthatledfromAltamiratoLascauxandFont-de-Gaume,toMexico,toSouthAfricaandbackintimetoCro-MagnonmanthroughtheOlmecIndiansof3,000yearsago,anddownturestoth«*present.Maria'sadven-werelikethoseof thepriestsandexplore.swhohavedevotedtheirlivestothesearchforcluestosolvethemysteriesofthesepaintings.Inacrisp,clearstyleRebeccaMarcusconductsanadventureofdis-covery.Sheexploresthehistory,ori-gins,andtechniquesof theartandtheartists,revealsthemeaningoftheirwork,anddescribesthemethodsusedbypresent-dayscientiststodatethepaintingsandprotectthemfrommoldandtemperaturechanges.Sheshowshowwe,too,can gocaveex-ploringanddiscoverforourselvestheremarkableworldoftheseartistsoflongago.(seebackflap)PREHISTORICCAVEPAINTINGSROSLINDALE [ Pobierz całość w formacie PDF ]