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Visions of symmetry : notebooks, periodic drawings, and related work of M.C. Escher

Author: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
Publisher: New York : W.H. Freeman, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the artist's discovery of the world of geometry and how he used this knowledge to create interlocking figures and patterns.
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Genre/Form: Sources
Named Person: M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher; Maurits Cornelis Escher; M C Escher; Maurits Cornelis Escher
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Schattschneider; M C Escher
ISBN: 0716721260 9780716721260 0716723522 9780716723523
OCLC Number: 21523602
Description: xiii, 354 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Doris Schattschneider.

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Nature Visions of Symmetry contains Escher's set of symmetry drawings reproduced in full colour and two Escher notebooks (which contain his theory of symmetry).  Read more...

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