"Young Saffron-Gatherer", detail from the "Saffron-Gatherers", wall-painting from Thera, Greece, c.1650 B.C.
Fresco of Landscape with Monkeys, Akrotiri Thera
Minoan fresco at Knossos Palace, Crete ca. 1450-1400 BCE
Fresco Of A Minoan Beauty -- 1600 BCE -- Crete
The pre-Indo-European, pre-patriarchal Neolithic cultures of Europe c. 6500-3500 BCE. cultures were settled, agricultural, artistic, peaceful, egalitarian, matrilineal, matrilocal, worshipping the Goddess and celebrating the powers of birth, death, and regeneration in all of life. Crete, at the southern end of Europe, was the last flowering of Old European culture. Mycenean Greec, Fresco, Serpent Goddess, Ancient Aesthet, Greek, Art, Crete, Minoan
Mycenaean hair- Thera fresco
Girl Picking Flowers, Thera
Minoan Fresco Tile "The Prince with Lillies"
Minoan Fresco of Women Inspiration for the Mycenaean Greeks for centuries. Style of hair is similar to Egypt whom the Minoans copied many art trends.
In this piecde of art from the minoan civilization the painting gives a flat effect but was made to have accurate detail. The animals and humans were shown in natural poses. All important buildings were decorated with these paintings called frescoes. (www.minoacivilization.net/Minoan-civilization-Art-and-Architecture.html Minoan Art, Favorit Art, Art Piec, Art Kapeloni, Knosso Crete, En Fresco, De Cnosso, Blue Bird, Minoan Fresco
Ruins of the Capitol of Minoan Crete (c.1700BC). Fresco with Minoan Bull. Knossos. Crete, Greece.
Minoan Dolphin fresco, Knossos, Crete, Greece, 1500 BC. Reproduction
Palacio de Knossos en Creta, Heraklion en Grecia Grecia
GREECE CHANNEL | Minoan fresco
Minoan Bee Goddess – laden with honey - Mycenae
Minoan Snake Goddess from Knossos, Crete. c. 1600 BCE