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Geometric Signs & Symbols in Rock Art

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Bibliography for photos and drawings

Aviform
Le Portel - B & W aviform: Graziosi, Paolo. Palaeolithic Art. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company Inc., 1960, plate 270.
Grotte d’Oulen - Red aviform and rows of red dots: M. Lorblanchet, 1995, p. 228 - digital version from EuroPreArt.

Circle
Abri Castanet - Drawing of 3 circles on broken blocks: B. & G. Delluc, D. Peyrony in L’Art des Cavernes: Atlas des Grottes Ornées Paléolithiques Françaises. Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1984, p. 219 – digital version from EuroPreArt.
Abri Castanet - Photo of 3 engraved circles, 2 of them concentric: in L’Art des Cavernes: Atlas des Grottes Ornées Paléolithiques Françaises. Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1984, p. 219 - digital version from EuroPreArt.
Abri Cellier - Oval sign on block (B&W): White, Randall. Dark Caves, Bright Visions: Life in Ice Age Europe (First American Edition). New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1986, page 111.

Claviform
Les Trois-Freres - Claviform (B&W): Graziosi, Paolo. Palaeolithic Art. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company Inc., 1960, plate 272.
Grotte Mazet - Photo of 2 claviforms and open-angle sign – from Pascal Raux article on Association Lithos Prehistoire Patrimoine Perigord Dordogne website : http://lithos-perigord.org/spip.php?article1

Crosshatch
Crosshatch Map Image - von Petzinger, Genevieve. Making the Abstract Concrete: The Place of Geometric Signs in French Upper Paleolithic Parietal Art (unpublished Master’s thesis), April 2009, page 67.

Cruciform
Cosquer - 3 engraved cruciforms – digital version from Bradshaw Foundation website: http://www.bradshawfoundation.com/cosquer/gallery18.html

Cupule
Cupule Map Image - von Petzinger, Genevieve. Making the Abstract Concrete: The Place of Geometric Signs in French Upper Paleolithic Parietal Art (unpublished Master’s thesis), April 2009, page 73.
Ganties-Montespan - Colour photo of large cupules: M. Lorblanchet, 1995, p. 111 - digital version from EuroPreArt.

Dot
Le Portel - B&W photo of ibex with lines of dots: Graziosi, Paolo. Palaeolithic Art. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company Inc., 1960, plate 172.
Le Travers de Janoye - Colour photo of red dots: Black triangle and vertical row of red dots (associated with an ibex): photo by M. Lorblanchet, 1995, p. 207, digital image from EuroPreArt.
Tête-du-Lion - Close-up photo of groupings of yellow dots: M. Lorblanchet, 1995, p. 232 - digital version from EuroPreArt.

Finger Fluting
Gargas - Panel of finger fluting: Clottes, Jean. World Rock Art. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2002, p. 62.

Flabelliform
Grotte Bayol - Drawing of flabelliform with other non-figurative signs: from image distribution map by B. & G. Delluc in Leroi-Gourhan, André, Brigitte Delluc, and Gilles Delluc (eds). Préhistoire de l'Art Occidental. Paris: Citadelles et Mazenod, 1995, p. 566 - digital version from EuroPreArt
Grotte Cosquer - Engraved flabelliform – digital version from Bradshaw Foundation website: http://www.bradshawfoundation.com/cosquer/gallery31.html

Half-Circle
Half-Circle Map Image - von Petzinger, Genevieve. Making the Abstract Concrete: The Place of Geometric Signs in French Upper Paleolithic Parietal Art (unpublished Master’s thesis), April 2009, page 85.

Line
Cougnac - Colour photo of black vertical parallel lines: M. Lorblanchet, 1995, p. 194 - digital version from EuroPreArt.
Mammoth with signs around it: White, Randall. Dark Caves, Bright Visions: Life in Ice Age Europe (First American Edition). New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1986, page 26.
Line Map Image, Magdalenian and Late Magdalenian periods - von Petzinger, Genevieve. Making the Abstract Concrete: The Place of Geometric Signs in French Upper Paleolithic Parietal Art (unpublished Master’s thesis), April 2009, page 88.



Genevieve von Petzinger | An Introduction
What are Geometric Signs? | Worldwide Geometric Signs Chart
Research Methodology
Geometric Signs in France | Page | 1 | 2 |
Sign Types Present in Countries and Regions
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