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The Borger Oak (1919) 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 "The Borger Oak": An Enduring Enigma of Nature, Mathematics, and Artistic Ingenuity

Embark on a visual journey with M.C. Escher's iconic woodcut, "The Borger Oak" (1919). This mesmerizing work of art, now available as a high-quality canvas print, invites you to explore the intricate interplay of nature, mathematics, and the boundless imagination of one of the 20th century's most celebrated artists.

Escher's Perspective: The Roots of Illusion

In "The Borger Oak," Escher masterfully manipulates perspective, creating a seemingly impossible scene where branches intertwine, forming a continuous loop. This playful illusion draws viewers into a world of paradox and wonder, challenging their perceptions and inviting them to question their assumptions about reality.

Nature's Precision: Fractals and the Organic World

Beyond its captivating illusion, "The Borger Oak" pays homage to the underlying order within nature. Escher's precise lines and intricate patterns evoke the concept of fractals, self-similar structures found throughout the organic world. From the veins of a leaf to the branching of a tree, nature's patterns inspire both awe and intellectual curiosity.

Artistic Innovation: Pushing the Boundaries of Representation

"The Borger Oak" showcases Escher's groundbreaking approach to art. He transcended the traditional boundaries of representation, using his unique visual language to explore the hidden connections between the natural and mathematical worlds. Through his innovative techniques, Escher challenged conventional notions of space, perspective, and reality.

A Timeless Masterpiece: Enduring Appeal and Relevance

Over a century since its creation, "The Borger Oak" continues to captivate and inspire artists, mathematicians, and art enthusiasts alike. Its enduring appeal lies in its ability to spark curiosity, stimulate imagination, and remind us of the boundless possibilities of human creativity. This timeless masterpiece invites us to embrace the unexpected, question our surroundings, and appreciate the beauty of both the natural and the mathematical world.

Bring the Enigmatic World of M.C. Escher into Your Space

This museum-quality canvas print captures the intricate details and mesmerizing illusion of "The Borger Oak." Display it in your home or office as a constant source of inspiration and a testament to the enduring power of artistic innovation. The fade-resistant inks ensure that the print's vibrancy and enigmatic qualities will remain undiminished for generations to come.

Let M.C. Escher's "The Borger Oak" ignite your imagination, foster a deeper appreciation for the interconnectedness of art and science, and serve as a timeless reminder of the enduring power of human creativity.

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Feature Details
Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
Product Warranty Lifetime warranty
Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
Returns Free returns for 90 days
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