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Cameos - The Art & Evolution of Expression

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Cameos  - The Art & Evolution of Expression

Cameos The Art & Evolution of Expression Carvings, an ancient tradition, has evolved since petroglyphs where expressions were carved on rocks to record an event and communicate information. No sooner were these rocks replaced by cameos to affirm a particular belief. Some say Greece, some say Rome is where the first cameo is believed to have been carved. The statements soon changed to feature gods, goddesses, biblical events, heroes, beautiful women and royal rulers. The intricacy of the art of carving then correlated itself with the depth of love, as in the Hellenistic era, where young women used cameos as...

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