We saw a red vineyard,
Completely red like wine.
In the distance, it became yellow
Against a green sky with a sun.
Fields violet and sparkling,
Yellow here and there after
The rain in which the setting
Sun was reflected."
Painting of a Bison (c.15,000 BCE)
Red and black polychrome image
from the Altamira Cave Complex
Prehistoric Colour Palette
The earliest art practised by humans - cultural cup-like hollows
Cave Painting in "Hall of the Bulls"
at the Lascaux caves in the Dordogne
dating from about 17,000 BCE.
|Wine colored rose|