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Perfume (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 "Perfume" (1921): A Dazzling Escapade into Symmetry, Illusion, and the Lure of the Feminine

Step into the mesmerizing world of M.C. Escher's "Perfume" (1921), where symmetry becomes a mesmerizing dance and optical illusions captivate the mind. This iconic lithograph captures the allure of femininity, the beauty of patterns, and the artist's unparalleled ability to confound and delight.

Escher's Mastery of Symmetry: A Visual Symphony

In "Perfume," Escher orchestrates a delicate ballet of symmetry. The central figure, a captivating woman, is mirrored on either side by ornate vases and swirling patterns. Her body forms the centerpiece of a symmetrical composition that radiates outwards, creating a harmonious balance that draws the viewer's gaze.

Illusions and Ambiguities: Exploring Perception

Escher's fascination with perception is evident in "Perfume." The woman's face, framed by her flowing hair, appears to emerge from the patterns, creating an uncanny illusion of depth. The vases themselves seem to defy gravity as they float effortlessly in space. These ambiguities invite viewers to question their assumptions and explore the boundaries between reality and illusion.

The Allure of the Feminine: Beauty and Symbolism

The woman in "Perfume" embodies the epitome of femininity. Her flowing hair, delicate features, and elegant pose exude a timeless grace. The perfume she holds hints at the allure of seduction and the power of scent. Escher's depiction of the feminine form celebrates both its beauty and its magnetic hold on the human imagination.

The Legacy of "Perfume": A Timeless Masterpiece

"Perfume" stands as a testament to M.C. Escher's unparalleled artistic vision. Its intricate symmetry, captivating illusions, and exploration of the feminine have made it a beloved masterpiece. This lithograph continues to inspire awe, challenge perceptions, and ignite conversations about the nature of beauty, art, and the human experience.

Experience the Magic of "Perfume" in Your Own Space

Bring the transformative power of "Perfume" into your home with this high-quality print. Its archival inks and meticulous craftsmanship ensure that the intricate details and vibrant colors will remain vibrant for years to come. Allow Escher's enigmatic masterpiece to spark your imagination, ignite meaningful discussions, and remind you of the boundless possibilities of art.

Let M.C. Escher's "Perfume" captivate your senses, expand your understanding of symmetry, and remind you of the enduring allure of the feminine mystique.
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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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