The remains that were discovered were animals

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The remains that were discovered were animals paintings on the walls, skulls and bones of cave bears, which is claim to have hibernate there. They also discovered cave bears intact footprints on the ground and many scratches on the walls (Cave of the Forgotten Dreams). One of the most astonishing paintings are the horse panel and the panel of Lion and Rhinoceroses. Usually paintings of lions, mammoths, and rhinoceroses are the dominant animals found in ancient caves. The artists seem to have some kind of understanding of the animals. It is demonstrated in the panel of lions, in which their bodies, muscles, and heads are drawn on the wall with such fine. Also, the painters appear to demonstrate some overlapping occuring in animal paintings panels. The overlapping causes a sense of some kind of motion occuring within the painting. This unknown painters created cave paintings by the usage of earth pigments, such as minerals limonite, charcoal, burnt bones, and lime white (Cave of the Forgotten Dreams). The ancient painters had only a small variety of colors to choose from, therefore, the paintings contain black and red figures.
Throughout the research, they concluded that there were two sections of the cave that the artists used for different styles of art. The first section had many images that are red and with black and engraved images infused as well. One of the paintings in that section is the images of several red dots, which have been confirmed to be partial handprints made by the palm of the hand. In the second section, the artists painted the animals black with less engravings and red figures. However, most of the paintings in the cave were herds of animals of all sorts of sizes moving opposite ways. When it came to the cave paintings in the Chauvet cave, the art work had different ways of drawing the pictures onto the walls. For example, some paintings were outlines of figures, and others were colored in shithouetts. Just by looking at the different styles of paintings, we were able to conclude that there was more than one painters that created those images over time, maybe even over generations. In addition, all the animal paintings were found to be representing the same view over and over again. They all had the plain view of an animal. In other words, the body, the head, the tail, and all four legs were visible to the eye. It was not until later on that the painters seem to show some kind of concern over how they were presenting their figures, so they develop a new technique where they started to record the surrounding on the animals. Within the year of the Chauvet cave’s discovery, Jean Clottes demanded the urge to take radiocarbon dating readings of the paintings found. A radiocarbon dating is a method to measure radioactivity and it is used to measure the age of an ancient objects. After the readings, it was claimed that the paintings were estimated to be 30,000 to 32,000 years old (Bradshaw Foundation). With that age, it made them to be close to twice the age of the Lascaux cave paintings. Jean Clottes and his group members discovered the oldest cave with the oldest paintings ever found. Soon after the research was made on the paintings, the Chauvet cave

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