21. Parietal Art and Archaeological Context: Activities of the Magdalenians in the Cave of Tuc d'Audoubert, France

  1. Jo McDonald1 and
  2. Peter Veth2
  1. Robert Bégouën,
  2. Carole Fritz and
  3. Gilles Tosello

Published Online: 23 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118253892.ch21

A Companion to Rock Art

A Companion to Rock Art

How to Cite

Bégouën, R., Fritz, C. and Tosello, G. (2012) Parietal Art and Archaeological Context: Activities of the Magdalenians in the Cave of Tuc d'Audoubert, France, in A Companion to Rock Art (eds J. McDonald and P. Veth), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118253892.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Rock Art Research and Management, University of Western Australia, Australia

  2. 2

    University of Western Australia, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444334241

Online ISBN: 9781118253892

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Keywords:

  • parietal art, archaeological, Magdalenians in the cave of Le Tuc d'Audoubert, France;
  • Magdalenians, in caves, for parietal art's production amidst other activities;
  • parietal art as posing questions to observers, the meaning and role in past societies;
  • cave of Le Tuc d'Audoubert, Magdalenian hunter-gatherers, and parietal art;
  • art and life of the Magdalenians, and Galerie du Bouquetin within Tuc;
  • The Diverticule des Claviformes, and 119 graphic elements;
  • the Salle du Cheval Rouge, parietal images, graphic elements and inserted objects;
  • Tuc, and complex and branching topography of Cave of Tuc d'Audoubert

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • The Volp Caves

  • The Art and Life of the Magdalenians at TUC D'Audoubert

  • Interpretative Directions

  • Translators' Note

  • References