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Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972) -Tijdelijke Academie Eindhoven 26 febr.-20 dec. 1945

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Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972) -Tijdelijke Academie Eindhoven 26 febr.-20 dec. 1945

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Diploma of the Temporary Academy in Eindhoven

Technique: Woodcut
Condition: Overall in good condition
Title of artwork: Tijdelijke Academie Eindhoven 26 febr 1947
Signature: Artist's stamp
Artist: Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972)
Sold with frame: No
Total dimensions (in cm): 31 x 49 cm
Picture size (in cm): 24 x 34 cm
Year: 1947

An owl sitting on a tower in a landscape that holds a meandering river. On the north bank of the river are settlements on fire, a reference to the fact that the northern part of the Netherlands at the time of the foundation of the Temporary Academy in February 1945 was not yet liberated by the allies.

Print maker: Maurits Cornelis Escher (mentioned on object)
Dating: 1945
Material: paper
Technique: woodcut.
Dimensions: sheet: h 485 mm × w 312 mm
Image: 240 mm x 340 mm

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