n De Arte - Symmetry and pattern in southern African flat beadwork panels

Volume 2001, Issue 63
  • ISSN : 0004-3389
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The connection between art and mathematics is well established and ancient. Recent research has revealed that correlations existed well before the earliest written ac counts and appear even in art from the Ice Age. An astronomical painting showing the phases of the moon in the Canchal de Mahona cave in Spain has been dated to ca 7000 BC (Hawkins 1973:230, 231).

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