MC Escher's Death

Born (Birthday) June 17, 1898

Death Date March 27, 1972

Age of Death 73 years

Cause of Death Cancer

Profession Graphic Designer

The graphic designer MC Escher died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Graphic artist known for his woodcuts and lithographs and for his mathematically inspired examination of infinity, architecture, and tessellations. He also enjoyed sketching landscapes, nature, and insects.

He was ill for much of his childhood and failed the second grade, despite the fact that he excelled in drawing. He married Jetta Umiker in 1924, and the couple settled in Rome, Italy with their three sons, Arthur, Giorgio and Jan.