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Highlights audio guide

This Highlights audio tour features 12 masterpieces from M.C. Escher’s oeuvre. Listen to the stories about these unique prints and discover what makes them so special! Learn more about the techniques, subjects and sources of fascination of the master printmaker, who dazzled the world with his wonderful depictions.

The Highlights in the museum are marked with a special icon on the caption. This audio tour can be listened to free of charge through the IZI Travel website and the app. You can also listen to it below. We would ask that you use headphones during your visit. You can use your own headphones or purchase a set at our counter for €1.

M.C. Escher, Eight Heads, woodcut, printed once from the whole block and eight times from different parts, January, February or March 1922

Eight Heads

M.C. Escher, Tower of Babel, woodcut, February 1928

Tower of Babel

M.C. Escher, Castrovalva, lithography, 1930


M.C. Escher, Hand with Reflecting Sphere, lithograph, 1935

Hand with Reflecting Sphere

M.C. Escher, Still Life with Mirror, lithography, March 1934

Still Life with Mirror

M.C. Escher, Reptiles, lithograph, March 1943


M.C. Escher, Relativity, woodcut, July 1953


M. C. Escher, Print Gallery, lithograph, May 1956
Basic scheme for Print Gallery

Print Gallery

M.C. Escher, Waterfall, lithograph, October 1961
Study for Waterfall


M.C. Escher, Snakes, woodcut in orange, green and black, printed from three blocks, July 1969


M.C. Escher, Day and Night, woodcut in black and grey, printed from two blocks, February 1938

Day and Night

M.C. Escher, Metamorphosis II, woodcut in black, green and brown, printed from twenty blocks, on three combined sheets, November 1939 - March 1940

Metamorphosis II