M. C. ESCHER | MÖBIUS STRIP I (B./K./L./W. 437)
Property of a Private American Collector
M. C. ESCHER
1898 - 1972
MÖBIUS STRIP I (B./K./L./W. 437)
Wood engraving and woodcut printed in colors, 1961, signed in pencil and inscribed 'eigen druk', on Japan paper, framed
image: 238 by 259 mm 9⅜ by 10¼ in
With wide margins, in good condition apart from small spots of pale adhesive stain in three corners and a 1 1/2 inch printer's crease in the upper margin.
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