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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 2:50 am


Drawing Hands, 1948.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 2:52 am


Relativity, 1953.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 2:55 am


Circle Limit III, 1959.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 2:57 am


Waterfall, 1961.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 2:59 am


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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:01 am


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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:04 am


Lego Escher! Nice! Very Happy

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:06 am


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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:11 am


Puddle, 1952.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:13 am


Sky and Water, 1938.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:16 am


Ascending and Descending, 1960.

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:19 am


Still Life and Street (1937). His first "impossible reality".

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Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 3:24 am


MC Escher. 1929 Self-Portrait.

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Re: MC Escher

Post  sil on Mon May 23, 2011 5:03 am

it's also him in the crystal ball, no?

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Post  sil on Mon May 23, 2011 5:16 am

eddie wrote:
Relativity, 1953.
Hey, I think Escher got the idea after watching labyrinth


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Re: MC Escher

Post  felix on Mon May 23, 2011 10:20 am

eddie wrote:

... which was used for the sleeve of Mott The Hoople's e-pony-mouse LP:


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Re: MC Escher

Post  eddie on Mon May 23, 2011 10:56 pm

^

Thanks, felix.

But Escher wasn't always so accommodating when it came to album sleeves. Mick Jagger once attempted to commission him to produce an album cover for The Rolling Stones but fatally blighted his request by starting his letter with the chummily over-familiar formula "Dear Maurits..." He received a sniffy refusal by return of post, deploring Mr Jagger's lack of good manners.

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