His most famous prints, articles about his life and work, his life story. Discover all there is to know about Maurits Cornelis Escher here.
Dutchman Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972) is one of the most famous graphic artists in the world. The way he plays with perspective, space and reality means he remains fascinating even today. The highlights of his collection can be seen in Escher in Het Paleis.
Get to know Maurits Cornelis Escher. Articles by our curator and other authors provide deeper insight into his life and work.
Read the fascinating life story of Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972)
The life of Escher, year by year.
Over the years, several interesting documentaries and short films have been made about Maurits Escher. On this page, we show a selection of them, along with a brief description.