Imagine a world in which the basic building block is an octahedron rather than a cube. Escher decided the angled architecture would best be suited in an underwater environment. The flatworms floating through this fantastical world were inspired by the drawings in the book Animals without Backbones.

 

 

Flatworms

SKU: 431
  • 12 1/2 x 16 1/4”

  • 1959

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