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Unformatted text preview: -It is a closed cave, you need to get permission to go. -The Bison are on the upper surface of the cave. -You can probably reach up and touch them. -The Painter used the natural bumps in the ceiling as the backdrop of the cave. -There is greater attention to detail the Altimira Painting. o It is dark on the outside. o Lighter tones in the middle of the imagine. o It looks more 3D, by a shading application. -The curled up animal. o Known as one of the greatest masterpieces of the Iceage. o Transition from life to death. -Why make the paintings of the iceage? o Shaman; Medicine man or magic man of a tribe. o These people functioned by going into a trance by chewing on semi poisonous substance, they thought they could aid their group by communicating with the spirits. o That animals were power, they were admired. Animals were viewed as go betweens between the real world and the spirit world....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course ART HISTOR 100 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '09