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www.sapiens.org/archaeology/neanderthal-art-discovery

T hese results demonstrate that cave art was being created in all three sites at least 20,000 years prior to the arrival of Homo sapiens in western Europe. They show for the first time that Neanderthals did produce cave art, and that it was not a one-off event.

www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2018/02/neanderthals-cave-art-humans-evolution...

Dated to 65,000 years ago, the cave paintings and shell beads are the first works of art dated to the time of Neanderthals, and they include the oldest cave art ever found.

www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/feb/23/neanderthals-cave-art-spain...

So Neanderthals made abstract art? This astounding discovery humbles every human Scientists say cave paintings in Spain, thought to have been by our ancestors, were actually by Neanderthals.

www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-02357-8

These remain a mystery, but Pike speculates that they might be the result of “modern humans coming in and adding their own art”. Humans and Neanderthals may have thought alike, interbred and ...

www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28967746

An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art. The pattern, which bears a passing resemblance to the grid for a game of noughts and crosses ...

www.nytimes.com/2018/02/22/science/neanderthals-cave-paintings-europe.html

Neanderthals, the World’s First Misunderstood Artists. ... The two new studies don’t just indicate that Neanderthals could make cave art and jewelry. They also establish that Neanderthals were ...

gizmodo.com/scientists-who-doubt-neanderthal-art-must-reckon-with-n-1823229563

Scientists Who Doubt Neanderthal Art Must Reckon With New Evidence From These Sweet Cave Paintings ... But like previous efforts to pin the art to Neanderthals, there’s bound to be a backlash ...

www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-43115488

Art was previously thought to be a behaviour unique to our species (Homo sapiens) and far beyond our evolutionary cousins. The cave paintings include stencilled impressions of Neanderthal hands ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/6/120614-neanderthal-cave-paintings-spain...

Prehistoric dots and crimson hand stencils on Spanish cave walls are now the world's oldest known cave art, according to new dating results—perhaps the best evidence yet that Neanderthals were ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neanderthal

A large number of claims of Neanderthal art, adornment, and structures have been made which would show Neanderthals were capable of symbolic thought or were cognitively comparable to anatomically modern humans. However, many of these are ambiguously attributed as the dating interlaps with anatomically modern human presence in Europe.