Cave Paintings Article Review by ResearchRiter

Cave Paintings
A review of Judith Thurman's article "First Impressions: What Does The World's Oldest Art Say About Us?".
# 125395 | 750 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Art (History)


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This paper provides a discussion of the various theories about the purpose of cave paintings by nomadic tribes proposed by Judith Thurman's article "First Impressions: What Does The World's Oldest Art Say About Us?"

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"In Judith Thurman's "First Impressions: What Does The World's Oldest Art Say About Us?" the author proposes a number of theories regarding the function of cave paintings. From the free wheeling expressions of youth culture to elaborate creation myths, Thurman maintains the tens of millennia old cave paintings served a variety of functions and expresses a culture that invented everything. While there is no evidence of domestic activity in the depths of the ancient caves, there is evidence that people of both sexes and all ages regularly visited..."

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Cave Paintings (2008, December 01) Retrieved April 18, 2021, from https://www.academon.com/article-review/cave-paintings-125395/

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"Cave Paintings" 01 December 2008. Web. 18 April. 2021. <https://www.academon.com/article-review/cave-paintings-125395/>

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