M.c. Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898 - 1972)

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Maurits Cornelis (M.c.) "Mauk" Escher
Born in Leeuwarden, The Netherlandsmap
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Died in Laren, The Netherlandsmap
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Maurits Cornelis Escher was born 17 June 1898[1] in Leeuwarden, son of Georg Arnold Escher and Sara Adriana Gleichman. He passed away 27 March 1972 in Laren[2]. He was buried at the cemetery Nieuwe Begraafplaats in Baarn[3].

Maurits Cornelis Escher (17 June 1898 – 27 March 1972), or commonly M. C. Escher, was a Dutch graphic artist who made mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints.[4]


  1. Birth: https://allefriezen.nl/zoeken/deeds/734038b4-87b5-a77c-f195-609f9780083a?person=f1bc7ecd-bb75-8b98-7ac7-0f5fabaf10a3
  2. Death announcement, De Telegraaf, 29-03-1972
  3. Grave: https://www.online-begraafplaatsen.nl/graf/717547/1103880/Maurits-Cornelis-Escher-1898-1972
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._C._Escher

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