Cognac Pellisson (1907). Very Fine on Linen. Frenc...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionCognac Pellisson (1907). Very Fine on Linen. French Advertising Poster (32" X 47.25") Leonetto Cappiello Artwork.
Although he had no formal artistic training, Leonetto Cappiello is now remembered as the father of modern advertising as his bold use of contrasting colors left a lasting mark on poster design. This poster is a prime example of what Cappiello is known for, the vividness of bright color against a simple background. Although backed on linen, no restoration has been applied. The poster shows only slivers of paper loss at the right edge.
Estimate: $800 - $1,600.
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