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Archaeology: Art on the move

Research Area: Uncategorized Year: 2014
Type of Publication: Article Keywords: Art
Authors:
Journal: Nature
Number: 514 Pages: 170-171
ISSN: 0028-0836
Abstract:
Studies of stencils and paintings from prehistoric caves in Indonesia date the art to at least 39,900 years ago — around the same age as the earliest cave art previously known, 13,000 kilometres away in western Europe.
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