Paleolithic art: take a chance . The art of old stone age in Europe but decline sooner after.neolithic revolution transfer old stone age to new stone age.
the art during this transforming period.
1, prehistoric jericho:
perpetuate life beyond death.
heads above ground while the rest of the body was buried beneath.
heads-spirit traps. paint on the human skull
but no pottery
2, Catal Huyuk in Anatolia:
people enter house through roof. no door
animal hunt painting on the wall-echoes of cave painting
town and two cone volcano painting
the neolithic revolution coming shortly. transformation of animal into gods in the old stone age
Europe-Dolmen(Brittany 1500B.C);Stonehenge(Salisbury Plain,England,2000B.C)
America-Great Serpent Mound(Adams County,Ohio,300-400B.C.)