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Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis) 1898-1972

Overview
Works: 797 works in 1,721 publications in 8 languages and 33,162 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Biography  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Conference proceedings  Art  Pictorial works  History  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc 
Roles: Interviewee, Illustrator, Artist, Creator, Inventor, Dedicatee, Engraver, Other, Correspondent, Honoree, Commentator for written text, Author of introduction, Woodcutter
Classifications: NE670.E75, 769.924
Publication Timeline
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Publications about M. C Escher
Publications by M. C Escher
Publications by M. C Escher, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about M. C Escher
 
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Most widely held works by M. C Escher
M.C. Escher : his life and complete graphic work ; with a fully illustrated catalogue by M. C Escher( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 2,001 libraries worldwide
Since Escher's death in 1972, at the age of seventy-three, much previously unpublished material has become available to his biographers, who have put it to good use. The story of the artist's life is told here with the help of virtually his entire correspondence, the journals of his travels, and, to supply the facts about his youthful years, the journals kept by his father
Visions of symmetry : notebooks, periodic drawings, and related work of M.C. Escher by Doris Schattschneider( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Discusses the artist's discovery of the world of geometry and how he used this knowledge to create interlocking figures and patterns
The magic mirror of M.C. Escher by Bruno Ernst( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Mathematician Bruno Ernst examines the oeuvre of twentieth-century Dutch artist M. C. Escher, as well as the artist's life and his inspirations and techniques
The graphic work of M.C. Escher by M. C Escher( Book )
30 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 453 libraries worldwide
M.C. Escher's legacy : a centennial celebration : collection of articles coming from the M.C. Escher Centennial Conference, Rome, 1998 by M.C. Escher Centennial Conference( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
"The CD-ROM is an extension of the book. It contains color versions of many of the art works that are shown in the book in black and white, as well as additional work by the artists. It gives vignettes of the conference ... animations, short videos, and interactive puzzles." -- p. vii
M.C. Escher kaleidocycles by Doris Schattschneider( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and French and held by 411 libraries worldwide
This one-of-a-kind publication explores M.C. Escher's periodic drawings and their suitability as surface designs for Kaleidocycles--three-dimensional rings formed from chains of tetrahedra (four-sided geometric forms). Includes seventeen Kaleidocycle models, all printed with repeating patterns from Escher's drawings, and a lavishly illustrated (over eighty illustrations and diagrams) book giving assembly instructions
M.C. Escher by Sandra Forty( Book )
17 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 336 libraries worldwide
"Maurits Cornelis Escher was a truly unique artist whose vision was quite unlike anyone else's. To enter his world is to set foot into unknown and unsettling territory. His extraordinary pictures of logic and perspective fool the brain into believing the impossible- that staircases can climb forever, that fish can morph into birds, and that water can run uphill."--Dust jacket
Metamorphose M.C. Escher, 1898-1972 ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A look at M.C. Escher and his work; traces his career path and personal life, from the early years in Italy to his move to Switzerland. Includes an interview with the Dutch artist himself
Music of contradictions by David S Lefkowitz( Computer File )
2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic Content and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Graphik und Zeichnungen by M. C Escher( Book )
52 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Der Zauberspiegel des Maurits Cornelis Escher by Bruno Ernst( Book )
16 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Photographie, Geometrie, Zeichenkunst, Skulptur, Malerei, Technik, Graphische-Kunst, Kunstwissenschaft
The life and works of Escher® by Miranda Fellows( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
The magic of M.C. Escher by M. C Escher( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Discusses the perspective artist's life and works and offers prints of some of his best-known pieces, unpublished drawings, the artist's own commentary, and additional observations
M.C. Escher, grafiek en tekeningen by M. C Escher( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Selectie uit het werk (hout- en linosneden, litho's en houtgravures) van de Nederlandse lithograaf en houtsnijder (1898-1972)
Grafiek en tekeningen by M. C Escher( Book )
35 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Gave fra Karsten Isager, 1990
Le huitième jour de la création : introduction à l'entropologie by Jacques Neirynck( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in French and held by 102 libraries worldwide
M.C. Escher pop-ups by Courtney Watson McCarthy( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Bewerking van een aantal werken van de Nederlandse lithograaf en houtsnijder (1898-1972) tot pop-up
The graphic work : introduced and explained by the artist by M. C Escher( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Renowned artist M.C. Escher is not a surrealist drawing us into his dream world, but an architect of perfectly impossible worlds who presents the structurally unthinkable as though it were a law of nature. Weird, beautiful, finely detailed illusions. -- Publisher's description
De magie van M.C. Escher by M. C Escher( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The graphic work of M.C. Escher by M. C Escher( Book )
21 editions published between 1960 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Escher 1898-1972
Escher, M. C.
Escher, M. C. 1898-1971
Escher, M. C. 1898-1972
Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis)
Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1971
Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972
Escher, Mauk
Escher, Mauk 1898-1972
Escher, Mauricio
Escher, Mauricio 1898-1972
Escher, Mauritis Cornelis
Escher, Mauritius Cornelius 1898-1972
Escher Maurits 1898-1972
Escher, Maurits C.
Escher, Maurits Cornelis.
Escher, Maurits Cornelis 1898-1971
Escher, Maurits Cornelis 1898-1972
Escher, Maurits Cornelius
Ešer, M. K. 1898-1972
Ešer, Moris Kornelis 1898-1972
M. C. Escher
Maurits Cornelis Escher
Эсхер, Мауриц 1898-1972
Эшер, Мауриц 1898-1972
Эшер, Морис 1898-1972
אשר, מ. ק 1898-1972
אשר, מוריץ קורנליס 1898-1972
エッシャー, M. C
Languages
English (394)
German (74)
Dutch (52)
French (7)
Japanese (3)
Spanish (2)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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