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M.C. Escher (1898–1972)

M.C. Escher was born on June 17, 1898 in Leeuwarden, Friesland, Netherlands. He is known for Labyrinth (1986), Electric Dreams (1984) and Between Earth and the End of Time (1995). 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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Known For

Labyrinth Additional Crew
Electric Dreams Additional Crew
Between Earth and the End of Time Animation Department
Inside the Labyrinth Additional Crew


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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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 1995 Between Earth and the End of Time (Video Game documentary) (additional art)
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 1974 The Man Who Sleeps (prints - uncredited)
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 2001 Donnie Darko (special thanks - as Estate of M.C. Escher)
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 2018 M.C. Escher: Journey to Infinity (Documentary)
 2017 Stendhal Syndrome (TV Series documentary)
- Dans l'oeil d'Escher (2017) ... Self
 1992 L'Oeil du cyclone (TV Series documentary short)
- M'Escher z'amis (1992) ... Self (as Maurits Cornelis Escher)
 1980 The Fantastic World of M.C. Escher (Documentary)

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Estate of M.C. Escher | Maurits Cornelis Escher | Escher


Jetta Umiker  (his death)

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