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Cave paintings are absolutely fascinating. This one is just gorgeous. Humans have always had a streak of artistic talent.                                                                                                                                                      More

Primitive And Descriptive Cave Paintings

Cave paintings are absolutely fascinating. This one is just gorgeous. Humans have always had a streak of artistic talent. More

Ancient Precolumbian double-headed sculpture, found in the area surrounding the Gulf Coast of Mexico

Ancient Precolumbian double-headed sculpture, found in the area surrounding the Gulf Coast of Mexico

Important Egyptian Faience Baboon. Early Late Period, Dynasty XXVI, circa 664-525 BC. This and more important ancient art for sale on CuratorsEye.com

Important Egyptian Faience Baboon. Early Late Period, Dynasty XXVI, circa 664-525 BC. This and more important ancient art for sale on CuratorsEye.com

Mesopotamian Lapis Amulet in the shape of a Frog New York | Amulets    Date:  > 3500 BC, 3500 BC - 2500 BC Culture:  Mesopotamian Category:  Amulets, Animals Medium:  Stone   ...

Mesopotamian Lapis Amulet in the shape of a Frog New York | Amulets Date: > 3500 BC, 3500 BC - 2500 BC Culture: Mesopotamian Category: Amulets, Animals Medium: Stone ...

Accessing Ancient Art: Making 21st Century Cylinder Seals - Learn about the history of cylinder seals from Sumer in Ancient Mesopotamia and make your own in this fun, hands-on art lesson.

Accessing Ancient Art: Making 21st Century Cylinder Seals

Accessing Ancient Art: Making 21st Century Cylinder Seals - Learn about the history of cylinder seals from Sumer in Ancient Mesopotamia and make your own in this fun, hands-on art lesson.

The Three Graces, Hellenistic, c. 2nd-1st Century BC. | © Phoenix Ancient Art 2011

The Three Graces, Hellenistic, c. 2nd-1st Century BC. | © Phoenix Ancient Art 2011

ANCIENT ART.  Ancient Greek painting, Achilles and Penthesella on the Plain of Troy, with Athena, Aphrodite and Eros.

ANCIENT ART. Ancient Greek painting, Achilles and Penthesella on the Plain of Troy, with Athena, Aphrodite and Eros.

Prehistoric Cave painting | 35000 years ago | Ancient Art History

The Altamira cave paintings

Prehistoric Cave painting | 35000 years ago | Ancient Art History

Wings of Stone--This heron petroglyph is located in an isolated and rarely visited area in the Colorado Plateau, so it has not suffered any vandalism. It has  about an 8 ft. length and a 6ft. wingspan

Wings of Stone--This heron petroglyph is located in an isolated and rarely visited area in the Colorado Plateau, so it has not suffered any vandalism. It has about an 8 ft. length and a 6ft. wingspan

Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.

Statue of an Ancient Mayan Warrior (Riviera Maya, Mexico)

Travel photography in Mexico -- Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico's Riviera Maya region.

Prehistoric cave painting- 35,000 years ago.  -Animals were important for very basic reasons in this time period. They were used for food, clothes, tools, and most interactions between them and humans remained primal.  -Depicted as flat, basic earth tones, usually through daily life scenes, such as the hunters above.

The Altamira cave paintings

Prehistoric cave painting- 35,000 years ago. -Animals were important for very basic reasons in this time period. They were used for food, clothes, tools, and most interactions between them and humans remained primal. -Depicted as flat, basic earth tones, usually through daily life scenes, such as the hunters above.

Ancient Art - Persia (6th century B.C. to 7th century A.D.)

Ancient Art - Persia (6th century B.C. to 7th century A.D.)

Owl Petroglyph in Kane Creek Canyon, Utah. Owl's are symbolic of wisdom. it is also the bird of Caladan

Owl Petroglyph in Kane Creek Canyon, Utah. Owl's are symbolic of wisdom. it is also the bird of Caladan

Etruscan art, faun.||| The Etruscans are overlooked by many, when they were the ones who provided us many technological ques we use today, that we mistakenly think the Romans gave us alternatively.

Etruscan art, faun.||| The Etruscans are overlooked by many, when they were the ones who provided us many technological ques we use today, that we mistakenly think the Romans gave us alternatively.

Minoan art: Ancient Greece <- this is so modern and gorgeous! Hard to believe it is ancient. Just beautiful.

Minoan art: Ancient Greece <- this is so modern and gorgeous! Hard to believe it is ancient. Just beautiful.

Aboriginal Rock Art ( some of the art has been acurately dated at 15,000 years old however a lot of Australian Aboriginal Rock Art is suspected to be up to 50,000 years old) - Bing Images

Aboriginal Rock Art ( some of the art has been acurately dated at 15,000 years old however a lot of Australian Aboriginal Rock Art is suspected to be up to 50,000 years old) - Bing Images