Discussion Essay 1 - In this essay we are talking about the...

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In this essay we are talking about the Paleolithic time period and during this time period people were just starting to understand what art was. They used to draw or paint what they used to see. For example, they saw bisons and horses and they used to draw or paint them in their cave where they used to live. That is how today we are able to see these drawings and paintings that they drew thousands of years ago. These paintings and drawings also gives us insights about how they used to live, their culture, etc. These are the earliest artworks known to us. Of the many sites of such important prehistoric art in the world, The Lascaux caves and Chauvet-Pont-d’Arc caves are very famous for its Paleolithic art. The Lascaux and Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc caves are both located in France. Both caves have prehistoric drawings, paintings and engravings of mostly animals. These animals include bulls, horses, bisons, rhinos, etc. All of the animal paintings are in profile and show all their bodily features. Many of the paintings in both the caves are in twisted perspective but some from

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