Markierungen, Muster und Symbole im Schwäbischen Aurignacien

Date of publication: Fall 2019
in German

Description

In this book, the author presents geometric signs that appear on the oldest figurative art worldwide. The objects were found in the caves of the Swabian Jura and are about 40,000 years old. A presentation of the material, the discussion of symbol theory and the function of abstract motifs in early human societies, as well as an illustrated catalog give a comprehensive insight into an important stage of human cultural development.

Additional information

Author

Ewa Dutkiewicz

Format

Hardcover, 21,7 x 30,2 cm, approx. 600 pages