M.C. Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher

M.C. Escher
Self-Portrait - M.C. Escher

Born: 17 June 1898; Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Died: 27 March 1972; Laren, Netherlands

Field: printmaking, illustration, drawing

Nationality: Dutch

Art Movement: Surrealism, Op Art

Genre: tessellation

Wikipedia article
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._C._Escher

Artworks by Style

Northern Renaissance

Realism

Expressionism

Cubism

Surrealism

Op Art

Artworks by Series

Circle Limit

Development

XXIV Emblemata dat zijn zinne-beelden

Flor de Pascua

De vreeselijke avonturen van Scholastica

Metamorphosis

Nocturnal Rome

Creation Story

  • The 1st Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 1st Day of the Creation, 1925

  • The 2nd Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 2nd Day of the Creation, 1925

  • The 3rd Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 3rd Day of the Creation, 1926

  • The 4th Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 4th Day of the Creation, 1926

  • The 5th Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 5th Day of the Creation, 1926

  • The 6th Day of the Creation - M.C. Escher

    The 6th Day of the Creation, 1926

Artworks by Genre

religious painting

quadratura

illustration

allegorical painting

symbolic painting

genre painting

portrait

self-portrait

nude painting (nu)

cityscape

capriccio

landscape

marina

animal painting

flower painting

still life

vanitas

design

poster

figurative painting

abstract painting

tessellation

sculpture

sketch and study

Artworks by Technique

engraving

linocut

lithography

woodcut

woodblock