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    Chad, Terkei West, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient painting of three women wearing elaborate dresses and hats beside a cow.

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    Chad, Tchad, Terkei West, Ennedi, Sahara. Ancient rock art painted on the domed ceiling of a small cave or shelter.

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    African paintings on the street, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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    Rock paintings, Twyfelfontein, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Damaraland, Kunene Region, Namibia, Africa

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    Chad, Elikeo, Ennedi, Sahara. Three broad-shouldered faceless red figures, one with the outline of a headdress.

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    Chad, Guili Dweli, Ennedi, Sahara. A rock painting of four red figures, three men and a woman. Two men appear to be holding spears.

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    Chad, Taore Koaole, Ennedi, Sahara. A painting of cattle and a man running with a stick or club in hand decorate the sandstone wall of a cave.

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    Chad, Guili Dweli, Ennedi, Sahara. Paintings of at least two distinct periods decorate the sandstone wall of a cave.

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    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A painting on sandstone of a galloping horse and rider.

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    Woman teaching young man how to paint

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  • 862-06676484

    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A painting on sandstone of a galloping horse and rider behind two running figures.

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    Chad, Gaora Hallagana, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient rock painting of human figures and their livestock during the Pastoral Period.

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    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A huge painting of cows and human figures on the ceiling of a large rock shelter.

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  • 862-06676476

    Chad, Deli, Ennedi, Sahara. A bichrome rock art panel on sandstone of human figures, cattle and two ostriches.

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    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A large bichrome painting of cows and a figure holding a lance on the ceiling of a vast rock shelter.

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  • 862-06676529

    Chad, Terkei West, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient rock art panel of human figures with large decorated hairstyles and domesticated animals.

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    Chad, Terkei West, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient rock painting of a human figure with a large spear beneath a Bichrome cow.

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  • 862-06676439

    Chad, Guili Dweli, Ennedi, Sahara. Paintings of at least two distinct periods decorate the sandstone wall of a cave.

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    Chad, Bakabi, Ennedi, Sahara. A rock art panel of a figure, perhaps holding saplings, with animals which include Barbary sheep.

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  • 841-03673329

    Primitive cave painting, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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    Chad, Taore Koaole, Ennedi, Sahara. Bichrome paintings of cattle and two human figures decorate the sandstone wall of a cave.

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    Chad, Wadi Archei, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient painting of giraffes and cows on a sandstone cave wall.

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    Ethiopia, lake Tana, Nerga Selessie monastery, inside fresco

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    Libya, Fezzan, Jebel Akakus. A pair of running figures painted onto the walls of Uan Muhuggiag, one of Wadi Teshuinat's caves.

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    Young man painting with young woman

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    Morocco, Chefchaouen, medina, exhibition of paintings

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    Libya, Fezzan, Jebel Akakus. The celebrated image of women dressing each others' hair on the walls of Uan Amil, Wadi Teshuina

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    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A painting on sandstone of a galloping horse and rider behind a racing camel.

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  • 841-02717833

    Detail showing the destruction of the black Africans painted on the box of stuccoed wood, from the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun, discovered in the Valley of the Kings, Thebes, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

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    The rock paintings at Nyero in southeast Uganda are among the most interesting in East Africa. A large shelter wall displays concentric circles and what have been described as 'people sitting in canoes'. Though damaged by rain seepage,the bold red outlines are clearly visible; however,the chalky white pigment that once filled in these outlines has all but disappeared.

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    A fine early Coptic wall mural depicting Archangel Michael,which came from the ancient Christian monastery of Faras,founded in 707AD. A team of Polish experts saved the murals from this monastery before the site was submerged by Lake Nasser after the completion of Egypt's Aswan High Dam. A selection of these murals now hangs in Sudan's National Museum in Khartoum.

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  • 841-06032919

    Wall paintings on house in the village of Gourna El Gedida, West Bank of the River Nile, Thebes, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

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  • 862-06676435

    Chad, Guili Dweli, Ennedi, Sahara. A rock painting of a man with a long curved stick or lance.

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    Mali,Dogon Country. A decorated cave wall at the attractive Dogon village of Songho on top of the Bandiagara escarpment. The circumcision of boys takes place here each year after which the initiates draw pictures or patterns of their choice on the wall using natural pigments.

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    A wall mural depicting Ptolomy II,one of the first greek rulers of Egypt,in the National Museum in Alexandria.

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    Chad, Deli, Ennedi, Sahara. A bichrome rock art panel on sandstone of cattle and two ostriches.

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    Wall painting depicting a Voodoo sorcerer, Lome, Togo, West Africa, Africa

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    Jemaa El Fna, Medina of Marrakech, Morocco

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    Church paintings, Narga Selassie, Dek, Lake Tana, Ethiopia, Africa

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    Karo men excel in body art. Before a dance, they will decorate their faces and torsos elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. While older men style their hair with clay, young men prefer to braid theirs.Every man carries a wooden stool, which doubles as a pillow at night.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the

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  • 862-06676417

    Chad, Elikeo, Ennedi, Sahara. A bichrome painting of two cows on the wall of a rock shelter.

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    Africa, Namibia, Damaraland, Brandberg Mountain. The famous White Lady San (Bushman) Art site in the foothills.

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    Egypt, Sharm-el-Sheikh, memorial monument of the peace conference.

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    Chad, Terkei East, Ennedi, Sahara. A fine rock art panel on sandstone of galloping horses and their riders

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  • 862-03354558

    A fine early Coptic wall mural depicting an angel,which came from the ancient Christian monastery of Faras,founded in 707AD. A team of Polish experts saved the murals from this monastery before the site was submerged by Lake Nasser after the completion of Egypt's Aswan High Dam. A selection of murals now hangs in Sudan's National Museum in Khartoum.

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    A fine early Coptic wall mural depicting the Nativity,which came from the ancient Christian monastery of Faras,founded in 707AD. A team of Polish experts saved the murals from this monastery before the site was submerged by Lake Nasser after the completion of Egypt's Aswan High Dam. A selection of these murals now hangs in Sudan's National Museum in Khartoum.

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  • 862-03731759

    Libya, Fezzan, Jebel Akakus. Painted images on the walls of Uan Inehad (aka Infarden), one of Wadi Teshuinat's

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    Ptah-Sokar-Osiris, Tomb of Pashedu, Deir Al-Medina, west Bank, Luxor, Egypt

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    Tanzania, Zanzibar. A restaurant selling paintings by local artists near Paje Beach in the southeast of the island.

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    Sand paintings, Dakar, Senegal, West Africa, Africa

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    Chad, Gaora Hallagana, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient rock painting of a cow on the wall of a sandstone rock shelter.

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  • 862-03364668

    A colourful painted doorway in the old medina of Casablanca.

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  • 610-02374053

    Ethiopia, Gondar, Debre Birhan Selassie church, fresco on ceiling, cherubs

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  • 862-03367144

    Superb rock painting in the Jebel Acacus in the Libyan Sahara depicting women,ostriches,cattle and flowers.

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  • 610-02374100

    Ethiopia, Harar, decoration of a Harari house

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  • 600-02046704

    Painted House, Gurna Village, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

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    Prehistoric rock paintings, Wadi Teshuinat, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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  • 862-03731756

    Libya, Fezzan, Jebel Akakus. Tourists gather at the mouth of Uan Amil, one of Wadi Teshuinat's caves.

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    Libya, Fezzan, Jebel Akakus. A painted figure lies hidden on the walls of Graibu, one of Wadi Teshuinat's caves

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    Osiris, Tomb of Pashedu, Deir Al-Medina, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

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    Virgin and Child picture in Maronite church, Lome, Togo, West Africa, Africa

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    Chad, Gaora Hallagana, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient bichrome rock painting of a man wearing a decorated cape and lower garment.

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    Chad, Gaora Hallagana, Ennedi, Sahara. An ancient rock painting of a cow on the wall of a sandstone rock shelter.

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    Wooden painted ceiling in the Marrakech medina. Morocco

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    Art, Tomb of Rekhmire, West Bank, Luxor, Egypt

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    Egypt, Sharm-el-Sheikh, entrance.

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    Tanzania, Zanzibar (Unguja island), Pwani Mchangani beach, paint store.

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  • 841-02708551

    Rock art on the Tassili plateau, Jabban, Sahara, Algeria, North Africa, Africa

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  • 841-03058539

    Prehistoric rock paintings, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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    Girl finger-painting in notebook

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  • 862-06676443

    Chad, Taore Koaole, Ennedi, Sahara. Paintings of cattle decorate the sandstone wall of a cave.

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  • 841-03058540

    Prehistoric rock paintings, Wadi Teshuinat, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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  • 841-03063524

    Rock paintings, Uan Amil, Akakus, Southwest desert, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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    Mali, Bandiagara Escarpment, Songho. In 'Dogon Country' Songho village's ritual circumcision site decorated with rock paintings

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    Procession of Gods, Tomb of Pashedu, Deir Al-Medina, west Bank, Luxor, Egypt

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  • 862-03820359

    Karo men excel in body art. Before a dance, they will decorate their faces and torsos elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. While older men style their hair with clay, young men prefer to braid theirs.Every man carries a wooden stool, which doubles as a pillow at night.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the

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  • 841-03673415

    Souvenirs shop at Victoria Falls, Zambia, Africa

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  • 841-03058536

    Prehistoric rock paintings, Wadi Teshuinat, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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  • 841-03058518

    Prehistoric rock paintings, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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    Rock paintings, Uan Amil, Akakus, Southwest desert, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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    In the late afternoon, family and friends sit outside a high dome roofed Karo home.The Karo excel in body art. Before a dance, they will decorate their faces and torsos elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. The polka dot or guinea fowl plumage effect is popular.

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    Prehistoric rock paintings, Akakus, Sahara desert, Fezzan, Libya, North Africa, Africa

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  • 841-02704825

    Cat climbing papyrus stem in duck hunting scene, Tomb of Menna, 18th dynasty, Sheikh Abd el-Kurna, Valley of the Nobles, Thebes, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

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    Fine murals decorate the interior of the rock hewn church of Yohannes Maequddi, a two hour walk from Degum on a plateau of the Gheralta Mountains east of Debretsion.The spacious rectangular interior is best known for its ancient, well-preserved murals and paintings.

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    Monastery paintings, Zeghe, Lake Tana, Ethiopia, Africa

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    Karo men excel in body art. Before a dance, they will decorate their faces and torsos elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. While older men style their hair with clay, young men prefer to braid theirs.Every man carries a wooden stool, which doubles as a pillow at night.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the

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    Ethiopian style religious painting in the small Catholic church at Kalacha on the edge of the Chalbi Desert.

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    Mali, Bandiagara Escarpment, Songho. In 'Dogon Country' Songho village's ritual circumcision site decorated with rock paintings

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    Local School being painted in the volcanic caldera, Fogo (Fire), Cape Verde Islands, Atlantic, Africa

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    Portrait of a young woman showing carrot painting in a field

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