Treasure trove for Escher fans


#1

https://www.digitalcommonwealth.org/search?f[collection_name_ssim][]=M.+C.+Escher+(1898-1972).+Prints+and+Drawings&f[institution_name_ssim][]=Boston+Public+Library


#2

Very nice collection!

Word to the wise, though – all the images are “© M. C. Escher, all rights reserved,” and his estate aggressively persues IP violations. :innocent:


#3

I’m a huge fan. Thanks so much for this!


#4

Ooooooooooh! <3


#5

Only another 25 years. Or only 5 in australia…


#6

Him indoors couldn’t resist.:grinning:


#7

I investigated to see if there was a way to download the images, and I was successful, but at full resolution the source images were over 100 megabytes (tiffs are huge), and 9700x7000 pixels. A bit much :wink:


#8

Dung beetles! :boom::tada::balloon::confetti_ball: There’s just not enough artwork devoted to them! :smile:


#9

If I had a nickel…


#10

You’d be a long ways from buying a second Glowforge.