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#1 2012-05-13 07:53:03

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Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Some people told me that these math pictures look like the art of ancient civilizations.

My sister said that the visual style is like children's graffiti works.

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#2 2012-05-13 08:56:37

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Hi benice;

It does remind me of Central American or South American drawings.


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#3 2012-05-13 09:04:16

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Those pictures remind me of owls.


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#4 2012-05-14 00:03:24

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Hi bobbym;

Some people told me that it remind them of the Mayan art.


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#5 2012-05-14 00:05:27

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

There are tigers in your pics as well.


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#6 2012-05-14 00:09:25

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Hi Benice;

In prehistoric too!


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#7 2012-05-14 00:13:14

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Hi anonimnystefy;

Yes, some characters look like owls. Another owl picture can be found here.

You can also visit this page to learn how to draw an owl (or other animals) with circles.


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#8 2012-05-14 00:23:47

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Hi benice

Thanks for the links! smile


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#9 2012-05-14 00:24:21

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

anonimnystefy wrote:

There are tigers in your pics as well.

Did you mean the faces between two adjacent characters?


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#10 2012-05-14 00:29:26

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

No,two faces on the pic above looked like smiling tiger faces to me.


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#11 2012-05-14 00:33:36

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

anonimnystefy wrote:

No,two faces on the pic above looked like smiling tiger faces to me.

I see. Thank you.


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#12 2012-05-14 00:35:15

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

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#13 2012-05-14 00:38:17

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Hi bobbym;

What's this?


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#14 2012-05-14 00:40:36

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Prehistoric drawings and ancient mythologies.

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#15 2012-05-14 00:41:00

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A UFO from Kiev,maybe?


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#16 2012-05-14 00:44:26

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

bobbym wrote:

Prehistoric drawings and ancient mythologies.

Thank you for these pics. They look like Aliens!


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#17 2012-05-14 00:45:38

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

They do, except they are thousands of years old!


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#18 2012-05-14 00:52:44

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

Why wouldn't aliens be able to exist even then?


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#19 2012-05-14 00:54:28

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Re: Funny Math Pictures in Ancient Art Style

This one is from an ancient artist, perhaps a distant relative:

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