skip to content
M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry

Author: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"The most penetrating study of Escher's work in existence, and the one most admired by mathematicians and scientists"--Jacket.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Sources
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schattschneider, Doris.
M.C. Escher.
New York : H.N. Abrams, ©2004
(OCoLC)607416099
Named Person: M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
ISBN: 0810943085 9780810943087
OCLC Number: 53443151
Notes: Revised edition of: Visions of symmetry, 1990.
Description: xiii, 370 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: The route to regular division --
The 1941-1942 notebooks --
The regular division drawings --
The use of regular division --
Notes on the drawings.
Other Titles: Visions of symmetry
Responsibility: Doris Schattschneider ; foreword by Douglas R. Hofstadter.
More information:

Abstract:

"The most penetrating study of Escher's work in existence, and the one most admired by mathematicians and scientists"--Jacket.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53443151> # M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "53443151" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#CreativeWork/visions_of_symmetry> ; # Visions of symmetry.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/5051087> ; # Maurits Cornelis Escher
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NC263> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/symetrie_art> ; # Symétrie (Art)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/760.092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/artes> ; # Artes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/simetria> ; # Simetria
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868563> ; # Color in art
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1140816> ; # Symmetry (Art)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/couleur_dans_l_art> ; # Couleur dans l'art
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/visao> ; # Visão
    schema:alternateName "Visions of symmetry" ;
    schema:bookEdition "New ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/5051087> ; # Maurits Cornelis Escher
    schema:copyrightYear "2004" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56669911> ; # Doris Schattschneider
    schema:datePublished "2004" ;
    schema:description "The route to regular division -- The 1941-1942 notebooks -- The regular division drawings -- The use of regular division -- Notes on the drawings."@en ;
    schema:description ""The most penetrating study of Escher's work in existence, and the one most admired by mathematicians and scientists"--Jacket."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/11749875> ;
    schema:genre "Sources"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607416099> ;
    schema:name "M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry"@en ;
    schema:productID "53443151" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53443151#PublicationEvent/new_york_h_n_abrams_2004> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Agent/h_n_abrams> ; # H.N. Abrams
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0411/2003025109.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810943087> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53443151> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Agent/h_n_abrams> # H.N. Abrams
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "H.N. Abrams" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#CreativeWork/visions_of_symmetry> # Visions of symmetry.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/5051087> ; # Maurits Cornelis Escher
    schema:name "Visions of symmetry." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/couleur_dans_l_art> # Couleur dans l'art
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Couleur dans l'art"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/11749875#Topic/symetrie_art> # Symétrie (Art)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Symétrie (Art)"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1140816> # Symmetry (Art)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Symmetry (Art)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868563> # Color in art
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Color in art"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/5051087> # Maurits Cornelis Escher
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1898" ;
    schema:deathDate "1972" ;
    schema:familyName "Escher" ;
    schema:givenName "Maurits Cornelis" ;
    schema:givenName "M. C." ;
    schema:name "Maurits Cornelis Escher" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56669911> # Doris Schattschneider
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Schattschneider" ;
    schema:givenName "Doris" ;
    schema:name "Doris Schattschneider" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780810943087>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0810943085" ;
    schema:isbn "9780810943087" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607416099>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "M.C. Escher." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53443151> ; # M.C. Escher : visions of symmetry
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.