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This animal on a cave wall in Borneo is the oldest known figurative painting in the world

In limestone caves hidden deep in the jungle of Borneo, archaeologists have discovered the oldest known figurative drawing created by a human artist, dating back at least 40,000 years. The ancient art... read more

At 40,000, this is the oldest cave painting of an animal ever found

WASHINGTON-- Scientists have found the oldest known example of an animal drawing: a red silhouette of a bull-like beast on the wall of an Indonesian cave ... from Africa brought the skills of figurati... read more

World’s first figurative art is of an unknown animal in Borneo

But a faint drawing of an unknown animal on a cave wall in a remote Borneo jungle is the oldest known figurative art ... on the opposite side of the world.” The researchers also found that the three d... read more

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World's Oldest Animal Drawing, Discovered in Borneo Cave, Is a Weird Cow Beast

A 40,000-year-old painting of a mysterious, wild cow-like beast discovered in a Borneo cave ... the oldest known figurative artwork in the world. It's at least 40,000 years old. Credit: Luc-Henri Fage ... read more


The oldest known figurative rock art was discovered in a cave in Borneo

A painting of a beast on the wall of a ... image in the Borneo cave depicts a plump but slender-legged animal, probably a species of wild cattle that still lives on the island. “It is the oldest figur... read more

Earliest cave paintings of animal discovered in Indonesia, dating back 40,000 years

The world’s earliest-known ... cave by a team of archaeologists from Australia and Indonesia. “The oldest cave art image we dated is a large painting of an unidentified animal, probably a species of w... read more

Borneo cave discovery: is the world’s oldest rock art in Southeast Asia?

These artworks include a painting of what seems to be a local species of wild cattle, which makes it the world’s oldest example of figurative ... animal paintings known from this area. But while ... read more

Oldest cave art yet? Ancient paintings found in Borneo

“The oldest cave art image we dated is a large painting of an unidentified animal, probably a species of wild cattle still found in the jungles of Borneo. This has a minimum age of around 40,000 years ... read more

Oldest known animal drawing found in remote Indonesian cave

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have found the oldest known example of an animal drawing: a red silhouette of a bull-like beast on the wall of a remote Indonesian ... from Africa brought the skills of fi... read more

World's 'oldest drawing' discovered in Borneo cave

Scientists have found the oldest known example of an animal drawing on the wall of a remote Indonesian cave ... The remote limestone caves on Borneo have been known to contain prehistoric drawings sin... read more

40,000-year-old cave art may be world's oldest animal drawing

Countless caves perch atop the steep-sided mountains of East Kalimantan in Indonesia, on the island of Borneo ... shift from depicting animals to showcasing the human world. “We didn't expect that at ... read more

Earliest cave paintings of animal discovered in Indonesia

The world’s earliest-known ... cave by a team of archaeologists from Australia and Indonesia. “The oldest cave art image we dated is a large painting of an unidentified animal, probably a species of w... read more



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