30 April 2016

M. C. Escher -- Unsettling Left-Handed Art

Dutch artist M. C. Escher was left handed.

There are videos of him at work here and here.

His famous 1948 lithograph Drawing Hands shows two left hands.

M. C. Escher. Drawing Hands, 1948
Do you think Escher's creativity, and perhaps his obsessions, were related to his left-handedness?

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