Lights and shadows on the conservation of a rock art cave: The case of Lascaux Cave


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Lights and shadows on the conservation of a rock art cave: The case of Lascaux Cave

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Lights and shadows on the conservation of a rock art cave: The case of Lascaux Cave
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International Journal of Speleology
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Bastian, Fabiola
Alabouvette, Claude
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Lascaux Cave ( local )
Conservation ( local )
Contamination ( local )
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Lascaux Cave was discovered in 1940. Twenty years after the first microbial contamination signs appeared. In the last forty years the cave suffered different fungal invasions. Here we discuss the past, present and future of the cave and the conservation of its rock art paintings to the light of data obtained using culture-dependent and –independent methods.
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International Journal of Speleology, Vol. 38, no. 1 (2009-01-01).

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Available online at www.ijs.speleo.itInternational Journal of Speleology International Journal of Speleology 38 (1) 55-60 Bologna (Italy) January 2009 Available online at www.ijs.speleo.itInternational Journal of SpeleologyLights and shadows on the conservation of a rock art cave: The case of Lascaux CaveINTRODUCTION Bastian F. and Alabouvette C. 2009. Lights and shadows on the conservation of a rock art cave: The case of Lascaux Cave. International Journal of Speleology, 38 (1), 55-60. Bologna (Italy). ISSN 0392-6672. cave suffered different fungal invasions. Here we discuss the past, present and future of the cave and the conservation of its rock art Keywords Received 21 May 2008; Revised 16 September 2008; Accepted 17 September 2008 Abstract:

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International Journal of Speleology, 38(1), 55-60 Bologna (Italy). January 2009Fabiola Bastian and Claude Alabouvette LASCAUX CAVE: A HISTORIC OVERVIEW Fusarium solani

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PRESENT-DAY SITUATION IN LASCAUX CAVE of a Fusarium solani Ralstonia Pseudomonas Stenotrophomonas Herbaspirillum Aspergillus niger Pseudomonas Ralstonia CONSERVATION EFFORTS IN LASCAUX CAVE Fusarium solani International Journal of Speleology, 38(1), 55-60 Bologna (Italy). January 2009

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Fusarium solani in situ Pseudomonas F. solani F. solani F. solani of Fusarium solani CONCLUSIONS F. solani Fig. 2. Colonies of white fungus growing on the soil in 2001 and Fusarium solani . Fig. 3. Applications of pads containing biocides on undecorated walls only in Lascaux Cave in 2001-2002. Fig. 4. A wall in Lascaux Cave showing “black spots” produced by Fabiola Bastian and Claude AlabouvetteInternational Journal of Speleology, 38(1), 55-60 Bologna (Italy). January 2009

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Pictures protected by copyright: REFERENCES 64: Heritage Heritage art is to leave it alone 433: 83: . 36: International Journal 36: 284: , 25: an overview. 20: 99: 18: y 51 72: Journal of Separation e environments. 109: Australia.3: 169: 33: International Journal of Speleology, 38(1), 55-60 Bologna (Italy). January 2009

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53: environments. 30, Journal of 36: 19 100: solution. 19 and Spider Caves 5: Etude et suivi des phnomnes 2 and monuments. 185: 30: 111: Journal of 49: A 272: 30: Altamira Cave 211: 4: 47: Food streams.84: 2: 67: 71: 49: 55: 17: 40: Journal of 45: Fabiola Bastian and Claude AlabouvetteInternational Journal of Speleology, 38(1), 55-60 Bologna (Italy). January 2009


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