The Origin of Arts

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There is nothing like a blank stone surface to inspire a widely shared urge to make art.
The oldest cave painting known until now is a 40,800-year-old red disk from El Castillo, in northern Spain.

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It was generally believed that cave paintings were first made in Europe, but, recently cave paintings found in Indonesia are among the oldest cave paintings found, dating about 39,000 years ago.
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Website (in english) : Cuevas Prehistóricas de Cantabria, Arte Rupestre Paleolítico

Please, take a look to : Cave Paintings in Indonesia Redraw Picture of Earliest Art

More cave paintings : Lascaux The paintings are estimated to be 17,300 years old

Source : The-Origin-of-Arts

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