History of Art

Lessons:

  Africa

  Cave Art

  Egyptian Art

  Greek Art

 Mesopotiamian

  Middle Ages
     Art

  Middle Ages
   Architecture

  Roman Art

Cave Art Lesson Page #2

 

    Many of the paintings had been repainted several times.   Most were also deep inside the caves where the artist would have needed a lamp to accomplish their work.  These two facts have led scholars to suggest that the paintings may have had a social or religious significance to these early people. 

The following pictures are from Cave at Lascaux, France: 

 

 

Cave Art Page 3

 

African Art Lesson 1 2 3 4 Cave Art Lesson 1 2 3 4
 Mesopotamia Art Lesson 1 2   Egyptian Art Lesson 1 2 3 4 5
Greek Art Lesson 1 2 3 4 5    Roman Art Lesson 1 2 3
Middle Ages Art 1 2 3 4 5 6   Middle Ages Architecture 1 2 3 4 5