Tag: ES – Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain

Cave artwork found in Spain is confirmed as oldest in Europe at 40,800 years old and could have been painted by Neanderthals; Graham Smith; Daily Mail

Photo: Pedro Saura

The Palaeolithic paintings in northern Spain have been precisely dated for the first time, proving the art form began in Europe 10,000 years earlier than previously thought.

Source: Cave artwork found in Spain is confirmed as oldest in Europe at 40,800 years old and could have been painted by Neanderthals