The possibly oldest cave paintings known to mankind – Dordogne’s Vézère valley

In the 25km long Vezere valley of Dordogne, there are 15 different caves where  several paintings can be seen. Caves such as Lascaux and Rouffignac are part of these 15 caves. The paintings in the caves belong to one of the oldest cave paintings that are known to mankind.

A famous photo which was shot in the Lascaux cave:

lascauxmain

The link to the photo:

http://www.faculty.umb.edu/gary_zabel/Courses/Phil%20281/Philosophy%20of%20Magic/My%20Documents/Paleolithic%20Art.htm

The link to the associated article:

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2013/may/26/prehistoric-cave-art-dordogne

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