Afghanistan / 7th Century Oil Paintings

Discovery pre-dates European use by centuries.


From CNN International, a surprising find in Afghanistan shows what are described as the first oil-based paintings known to history.

2 Responses to “Afghanistan / 7th Century Oil Paintings”

i wonder if those Buddha were blocking the cave, or if they are implying that they were?

Oh also this find is amazing and fantastic. Our world is not all found!

Chris Burns added these words on Apr 24 08 at 4:52 PM

Great ancients! after such a long time it still keeping colorful.

Oil paintings added these words on Feb 08 09 at 9:30 PM

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