Maurits Cornelis Escher portrait - Photo by Hans deRijk

Maurits Cornelis Escher/ Maurits Cornelis Escher

Netherlands 1898 - 1972

Modern Art, Wood Engraving

Maurits Cornelis Escher
Maurits Cornelis Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher, better known as M. C. Escher, was a Dutch graphic artist, famous for his often mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints. His art explires impossible constructions, infinity, architecture, and tessellations. Escher’s notable works include Relativity, Waterfall and Hand with Reflecting Sphere.