- Drawing Hands
Drawing Hands Artist M.C Escher Year 1948 Type surrealism Dimensions 28.2 cm × 33.2 cm (11.1 in × 13.1 in)
Drawing Hands is a lithograph by the Dutch artist M. C. Escher first printed in January 1948. It depicts a sheet of paper out of which, from wrists that remain flat on the page, two hands rise, facing each other and in the paradoxical act of drawing one another into existence. Although Escher used paradoxes in his works often, this is one of the most obvious examples.
M. C. Escher Works1920s1930s1940s1950s1960s Legacy • In popular culture
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