The Resource The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;, translated from the French by Norbert Guterman

The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;, translated from the French by Norbert Guterman

Label
The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;
Title
The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;
Statement of responsibility
translated from the French by Norbert Guterman
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1911-1986
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leroi-Gourhan, André
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
N5310
LC item number
.L5313 1967
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Cave paintings
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Cave paintings
  • Europe
Label
The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;, translated from the French by Norbert Guterman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Col. illus. on endpaper
  • Translation of Préhistoire de l'art occidental
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 527-537
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Descriptions and theories -- 1. The discovery of Prehistoric art -- Prehistric art, Paleolithic art -- Motives for the creation of art -- Methodology -- 2. Known and unknown in Paleolithic chronology -- Genealogy of the artists -- Earliest developments -- Maturity -- 3. Decorated weapons, tools, and ornaments -- Expendable weapons -- Implements of lasting utility -- Objects to be suspended -- Conclusions -- 4. Objects of religious significance -- Statuettes -- Decorated slabs -- 5. The meaning of cave art -- Method of dating -- The ideal Paleolithic sanctuary -- Human figures -- The signs -- Groupings of human figures and animals -- 6. Paleolithic sanctuaries -- Exterior sanctuaries and underground sanctuaries -- The religion of Paleolithic man -- 7. Toward a revised chronology -- The Classical chronology -- Chronology and distribution of art at Paleolithic sites -- Chronology of cave decoration -- Evidence based on the evolution of the signs -- Comparison with the classical chronology -- 8. A survey of Paleolithic art -- Period I -- Period II -- Period III -- Period IV -- The passing of the art -- 9. The animals of cave art: stylistic evolution -- Horse -- Bison -- Aurochs -- Mammoth -- Deer -- Ibex, reindeer, boar, bear, rhinoceros, feline, fish -- Part Two: Documentaiton -- 10. Description of sites -- Style I -- Style II -- Style III -- Style IV -- Mediterranean Paleolithic art -- 11. Documentary photographs -- Comments and explanations of the photographs -- Charts supporting the hypotheses
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
2-543 pages
Lccn
68074483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, tables
System control number
(OCoLC)457394
Label
The art of prehistoric man in Western Europe;, translated from the French by Norbert Guterman
Publication
Note
  • Col. illus. on endpaper
  • Translation of Préhistoire de l'art occidental
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 527-537
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Descriptions and theories -- 1. The discovery of Prehistoric art -- Prehistric art, Paleolithic art -- Motives for the creation of art -- Methodology -- 2. Known and unknown in Paleolithic chronology -- Genealogy of the artists -- Earliest developments -- Maturity -- 3. Decorated weapons, tools, and ornaments -- Expendable weapons -- Implements of lasting utility -- Objects to be suspended -- Conclusions -- 4. Objects of religious significance -- Statuettes -- Decorated slabs -- 5. The meaning of cave art -- Method of dating -- The ideal Paleolithic sanctuary -- Human figures -- The signs -- Groupings of human figures and animals -- 6. Paleolithic sanctuaries -- Exterior sanctuaries and underground sanctuaries -- The religion of Paleolithic man -- 7. Toward a revised chronology -- The Classical chronology -- Chronology and distribution of art at Paleolithic sites -- Chronology of cave decoration -- Evidence based on the evolution of the signs -- Comparison with the classical chronology -- 8. A survey of Paleolithic art -- Period I -- Period II -- Period III -- Period IV -- The passing of the art -- 9. The animals of cave art: stylistic evolution -- Horse -- Bison -- Aurochs -- Mammoth -- Deer -- Ibex, reindeer, boar, bear, rhinoceros, feline, fish -- Part Two: Documentaiton -- 10. Description of sites -- Style I -- Style II -- Style III -- Style IV -- Mediterranean Paleolithic art -- 11. Documentary photographs -- Comments and explanations of the photographs -- Charts supporting the hypotheses
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
2-543 pages
Lccn
68074483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, tables
System control number
(OCoLC)457394

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