Saturday, May 06, 2017

Escher album covers

One of the surprising stories about iconic Dutch artist MC Escher is that he once was approached by the Rolling Stones to design a cover for them - and he declined having no clue who the Stones were (blogged here). The linked art-icle gives an overview of album covers that did use Escher's works, from pop to classical. A selection is shown above.

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