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The Resource Cave art, Jean Clottes

Cave art, Jean Clottes

Label
Cave art
Title
Cave art
Statement of responsibility
Jean Clottes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive guide to prehistoric art explores the origins of human artistic endeavor. Clottes takes the reader on a guided tour of 85 caves and rock shelters, mostly in western Europe, but also in Africa, Asia, the Americans, and Australia, to reveal the extraordinary beauty of the works of art found within them
Cataloging source
WIQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clottes, Jean
Dewey number
759.0113094
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
N5310.5.E85
LC item number
C56 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cave paintings
  • Rock paintings
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Magdalenian culture
  • Aurignacian culture
  • Solutrean culture
  • Gravettian culture
  • Paleolithic period
  • Vallon-Pont-d'Arc (France)
  • Chauvet Cave (France)
  • Lascaux Cave (France)
  • Niaux Cave (France)
Label
Cave art, Jean Clottes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Niaux cave
  • Magdalenian art
  • pt. 4. From 11,000 years ago : after the Ice Age
  • pt. 1. 35,000-22,000 years ago : the age of Chauvet.
  • The Chauvet cave
  • Aurignacian art
  • Gravettian art
  • pt. 2. 22,000-17,000 years ago : the age of Lascaux.
  • The Lascaux cave
  • Solutrean art
  • pt. 3. 17,000-11,000 years ago : the end of the Ice Age.
Control code
ocn234078144
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780714845920
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010280838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps, color plans
System control number
(OCoLC)234078144
Label
Cave art, Jean Clottes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 322-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Niaux cave
  • Magdalenian art
  • pt. 4. From 11,000 years ago : after the Ice Age
  • pt. 1. 35,000-22,000 years ago : the age of Chauvet.
  • The Chauvet cave
  • Aurignacian art
  • Gravettian art
  • pt. 2. 22,000-17,000 years ago : the age of Lascaux.
  • The Lascaux cave
  • Solutrean art
  • pt. 3. 17,000-11,000 years ago : the end of the Ice Age.
Control code
ocn234078144
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780714845920
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010280838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps, color plans
System control number
(OCoLC)234078144

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