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TASCHEN BOOKS - M.C. Escher. The Graphic Work (Basic Art Series)

$22.00 CAD

TASCHEN BOOKS -M.C. Escher. The Graphic Work (Basic Art Series)

From impossible staircases to tesselated birds, explore the graphic genius of M.C. Escher, master of quirky vantage points, mathematical puzzles, and the transition from paper flatness to illusory volume. This essential introduction presents key Escher works, exploring the evolution of a unique pictorial style that has captivated scientists and hippies alike.

Hardcover, 21 x 26 cm, 0.61 kg, 96 pages

TASCHEN Basic Art Series | Art Monographs - Art History - Architecture
Started in 1985, the Basic Art Series has evolved into the best-selling art book collection ever published. Each book in TASCHEN’s Basic Art series features: 

  • a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering their cultural and historical importance
  • a concise biography
  • approximately 100 illustrations with explanatory captions.

About TASCHEN BOOKS
Founded in 1980 by Benedikt Taschen, TASCHEN is a leading art book publisher known for its dazzling and audacious world of eye-catching coffee table books spanning architecture, aphrodisia, art, design, fashion, photography, pop culture, style, and travel.  TASCHEN is comanaged by Benedikt Taschen and his eldest daughter, Marlene Taschen.