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M.C. Escher (1898–1972)

M.C. Escher was born on June 17, 1898 in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands as Maurits Cornelis Escher. He is known for his work on Labyrinth (1986), Electric Dreams (1984) and Inside the Labyrinth (1986). He was married to Jetta Umiker. He died on March 27, 1972 in Laren, Netherlands. See full bio »


(age 73) in Laren, Netherlands

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 1986 Inside the Labyrinth (TV Movie documentary) (print: "Relativity")
 1986 Labyrinth (prints - as Escher)
 1984 Electric Dreams (jigsaw puzzle: "Ascending & Descending")
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 2001 Donnie Darko (special thanks)
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 1980 The Fantastic World of M.C. Escher (Documentary)

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