Horses of Pech Merle in France

01 May
Sketch Pech Merle Horse Panel

Sketch Pech Merle Horse Panel

There is a fascinating horse panel in the cave of Pech Merle in France.

The cave is located in southwest France

Panel Images:
There are two horses facing in opposite directions and many other markings – including black and red dots and hand stencils

The meaning of the images is unknown

Interesting Rock Formation:
Part of the rock is in the shape of a horse’s head (see sketch top right)

Date of Images:
The images may date from about 25,000 BC


Here is a Wikipedia link for more information about Pech Merle

To view my Cave Art/Rock Art Theories (France/Spain/Africa) please visit:

Lynn 🙂


(Please note, this is not an exact sketch)

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