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M.C. Escher

M.C. Escher

his life and complete graphic work : with a fully illustrated catalogue

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Published by Abradale Press/Harry N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Escher, M. C. -- 1898-1972,
  • Printmakers -- Netherlands -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby F.H. Bool ... [et al.] ; with essays by Bruno Ernst, M.C. Escher ; edited by J.L. Locher.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsEscher, M. C. 1898-1972., Locher, J. L., Escher, M. C. 1898-1972., Bool, Flip., Ernst, Bruno.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE670.E75 L4813 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p. :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23241143M
    ISBN 100810981130
    ISBN 109780810981133
    LC Control Number92006411

      The Paperback of the M.C. Escher: 29 Master Prints by Maurits Cornelis Escher, Maurits Cornelis Escher | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Due to COVID, orders may be s: 3. The TASCHEN Basic Art introduction to M.C. Escher, graphic master of mathematical puzzles and optical ry: Books > Art.

      From impossible staircases to tesselated birds, Dutch artist M.C. Escher (–) crafted a unique graphic language of patterns, puzzles, and mathematics. Dense, complex, and structured by intricate principles, his work is at the same time decorative and playful, toying constantly with optic illusions and the limitations of sensory perception/5(4). M.C. Escher Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. M.C. Escher was a legendary Dutch graphic artist who achieved his fame through his stunning artwork in which he used optical illusions in a revolutionary manner.. Escher also prepared book illustrations, designed tapestries, murals & postage stamps. His most remarkable and unusual pieces of work, however, are the .

    Escher, M.C. Seventy-six reproductions of the precisely executed yet surrealistic renderings by the master of trompe l'oeil. Also featured are an introduction and individual descriptions of each piece by the artist himself, 68 black-and-white graphic plates . About the Author. M. C. Escher (Dutch ) made relatively realistic art--landscapes, portraits--until his early middle age. Then, increasingly fascinated by the tension between two-dimensional representation and the mind's tenacious three-dimensional perception, he began to create prints and drawings in which realism collides with impossibility/5(K).


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The Magic of M.C. Escher by J.L. Locher and W.F. Veldhuysen, New York, London Een Biografie by W. Hazeu, Amsterdam (Dutch version only) M.C.

Escher: His Life and Complete Graphic Work by J.L. Locher, Amsterdam M.C. Escher: His Life and Complete Graphic Work (With a Fully Illustrated Catalogue) Hardcover – September 1, by F.

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Escher book M.C. Escher: The Graphic Work. M.C. Escher: 29 Master prints Paperback – Ap by Maurits Cornelis Escher (Artist)/5(45). M.C. Escher was born in in Leeuwarden (Netherlands). He received his first drawing lessons during secondary school from F.W. van der Haagen, who also taught him the block printing, thus fostering Escher’s innate graphic by: M.C.

Escher, Book of Boxes: Years (Taschen Specials) M.C. Escher $ After René Magritte, M.C. Escher is probably one of my favorite modern artists. This book is a collection of his graphic work, focusing mainly on tessellations, but also on things like impossible objects, metamorphoses, distortion, and reflection.

He's most famous for the Escherian stairs, and also the hands drawing each other into infinity/5. The M.C. Escher Foundation was established by M.C. Escher himself in and its goal was to preserve the legacy of his work. Unfortunately, a large part of the original collection was sold in to an American art dealer and is thus scattered all over the world.

Read more. M C Escher. Escher (Dutch ) made relatively realistic art--landscapes, portraits--until his early middle age. Then, increasingly fascinated by the tension between two-dimensional representation and the mind's tenacious three-dimensional perception, he began to create prints and drawings in which realism collides with impossibility.

Overview The Dutch artist Maurits C. Escher () was a draftsman, book illustrator, tapestry designer, and muralist, but his primary work was as a printmaker. Born in Leeuwarden, Holland, the son of a civil engineer, Escher spent most of his childhood in Arnhem. This book, complete with biographical data, illustrations, and explications of mathematical problems, offers answers to these and many other questions, and is an authentic source text of /5(68).

This introductory book from TASCHEN Basic Art taps into Escher’s brilliant mind with key works from his restless investigation of image and perception.

Along the way, you’ll find fish morphing into birds, lizards crawling off the page, masterful reflections, infinite mazes, and some of the most mind-bending images of 20th-century art/5(83).

Maurits Cornelis Escher, usually referred to as M.C. Escher, was a Dutch graphic is known for his often mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs and mezzotints. These feature impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture and tessellations/5.

In addition to his work as a graphic artist, he illustrates books, designs carpets and banknotes, stamps, murals, intarsia panels etc.

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In the images in this book, M.C. Escher (Dutch, ) shows us the limitless, the infinite, and the impossible -- continuous staircases that rise and yet end at their beginning points, two hands reaching out of a page to draw each other.

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Escher was born in in Leeuwarden (Netherlands). He received his first drawing lessons during secondary school from F.W. van der Haagen, who also taught him the block printing, thus fostering Escher's innate graphic talents. From to he studied at the School of Architecture and Ornamental /5(4). Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and tten works: M.C.

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