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Rock art in the old world / edited by Michel Lorblanchet ; papers presented in Symposium A of the AURA Congress, Darwin (Australia) 1988.

By: Lorblanchet, Michel, 1937-
Contributor(s): AURA Congress (1: 1988: Darwin, Australia)
Language: English Publisher: New Delhi : Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, 1992.Description: xxxii, 538p. : ill., maps, col. plates, tables ; 28cm.ISBN: 8185503001
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Africa. Rock art and cultural evolution in the prehistory of the Sahara / Fabrizio Mori; The "chariot period" of the rock art chronology in the Sahara and the Maghreb / A. Muzzolini; Kenya rock art studies / Osaga Odak; Cup-marks patterns as an interprtetation strategy in some southern Kenya petroglyphs / O. Odak; Rock painting sites near the southern perimeter road in southeastern Lesotho / Lucas G.A. Smits; Gonoa and the prehistory of Tibesti / K.H. Striedter; Rock art research on the Djado Plateau (Niger) / K.H. Striedter; Asia. Rock paintings of Pachmarhi Hills / M. Dubey; Archaic petroglyphs of Ladakh and Zanskar / H. - P. Francfort, D. Klodzinki, G. Mascle; Ostrich eggshell objects and engraved pieces: new evidence for upper Palaeolithic art and ornament in India / Giriraj Kumar, G. Narvare, R. Pancholi; Preliminary report on the ultrastructure of the Struthio eggshells from upper Palaeolithic sites of India / A. Sahni; Rock art studies in India / Y. Mathpal; Rock art in India / E. Neumayer; Central Indian rock art / S.K. Pandey; Significance of Chandravati engraved core in the light of prehistoric art in India / V. Sonowane; Rock paintings of Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh / R. Tewari; Decorative intricate patterns in Indian rock art / G.S. Tyagi; Rock paintings in India / V.S. Wakankar; Rock art of Sri Lanka / B.D. Nandedeva; Rock art in Thailand / Margaret Bullen; Discovery of rock art in China / Chen Zao Fu; Praying figures in Zuojiang river valley / Chen Zao Fu; The annotated rock art of southern Jordan / W. Jobling; Europe. Open air rock art in the Palaeolithic / Paul G. Bahn; Crisis in traditional ideas about European rock art / A. Beltran; The bull: myth and representation / Margarita Bru; Rock art of the White Sea / A. Faradzhev; The "Venus" of Laussel in the light of ethnomusicology / D. Huyge; Finger markings in Pech Merle and their place in prehistoric art / M. Lorblanchet; Rock art in Soviet Eurasia / M. Ksica; Post-Paleolithic painting in western Alps / Dario Seglie [et al]; Fontainebleau rock art / C. Wagneur, J. Wagneur.