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Contrast (Order and Chaos)

A work made of lithograph on white wove paper.
© The M.C. Escher Company B.V.

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  • A work made of lithograph on white wove paper.

Date:

1950

Artist:

Maurits Cornelis Escher
Dutch, 1898-1972

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Maurits Cornelis Escher

Title

Contrast (Order and Chaos)

Place

Netherlands (Artist's nationality:)

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1950

Medium

Lithograph on white wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 27 × 27 cm (10 11/16 × 10 11/16 in.); Sheet: 36.7 × 37.4 cm (14 1/2 × 14 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the R. J. Frisby Family

Reference Number

1987.199.6

Copyright

© The M.C. Escher Company B.V.

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