M.C.Escher Ant

M.C.Escher Ant, Cultural Entomology Digest 1Red Wool Shawl, Beetle Elytra in Textiles and Ornaments, Cultural Entomology Digest 2M. C. Escher became fascinated with the geometric processes of filling the plain (tessellation) and his imagery took a biased towards asymmetrical natural forms of which insects were often his subject matter. He made the comment that insects are generally best recognized from above.