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Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures (1921) by M.C. Escher

Original price $99.00
Original price $99.00 - Original price $1,427.00
Original price $99.00
Current price $69.30
$69.30 - $1,427.00
Current price $69.30
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Print Size: 12" x 16"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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M.C. Escher's "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures" (1921): A Mind-Boggling Exploration of Tessellation, Mathematics, and Illusory Art

Prepare to be mesmerized by M.C. Escher's "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures" (1921), a groundbreaking artwork that defies the boundaries of visual perception. This intricately composed print now graces high-quality paper, inviting you to delve into its captivating world of geometric wonders and optical illusions.

Escher's Ingenuity: Tessellation with a Human Touch

In "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures," Escher showcases his mastery of tessellation, the art of filling a plane with repeating patterns without gaps or overlaps. But this is no ordinary tessellation; he introduces human figures, seamlessly interlocking them to create a mesmerizing visual puzzle. This unique approach blurs the line between art and mathematics, captivating the mind and challenging our perception of reality.

Beyond the Surface: Hidden Order and Geometric Harmony

Beneath the intricate figures lies a hidden order, a geometric lattice that governs their arrangement. Escher's genius lies in concealing this structure while still allowing it to guide our eyes through the composition. As we follow the interlocking chains of bodies, we discover an underlying harmony that reveals the artist's mathematical precision.

Optical Illusions and the Play of Perception

Escher's "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures" is not just a tessellated pattern; it's an optical illusion that plays tricks on our perception. The figures appear to move and shift as our eyes scan the composition, creating a sense of disorientation and wonder. Escher masterfully manipulates our visual senses, inviting us to question the reliability of our own perceptions.

A Timeless Masterpiece for Contemplation and Conversation

This stunning print captures the essence of Escher's "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures," making it an ideal piece for contemplation and conversation. Its intricate design and mind-bending illusions will spark discussions about art, mathematics, and the nature of reality. Display it in your home or office as a constant reminder of the power of human creativity and the boundless possibilities of visual art.

M.C. Escher's "Plane Filling Motif with Human Figures" (1921) is a testament to the artist's brilliance and a timeless masterpiece that continues to inspire and intrigue viewers worldwide.

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Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
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Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
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