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Painting from the Altamira Cave, known as the 'Sistine Chapel' of cave painting, it is located near Santander, Spain. The cave is famous for its Upper Paleolithic cave paintings, featuring drawings and polychrome rock paintings of wild mammals and human hands. Scientists continue to evaluate the age of the cave art at Altamira