Trivium Art HistoryUpper Paleolithic

Venus of Dolní Věstonice

Venus of Dolní Věstonice, 29000 BCE — Upper Paleolithic
11 cm

Venus of Dolní Věstonice is an Upper Paleolithic, Ceramic Sculpture created in 29000 BCE. It lives at the Moravské Zemské Muzeum in the Czech Republic. The image is tagged Women, Venus, Figure, and The Nude in Art.

Venus of Dolní Věstonice is considered oldest piece of ceramic art in the world. Aproximately 29,000 years BCE. It was found at the base of Děvín Mountain in Brno, in what is now the Czech Republic.

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