This Bitter Campari advertisment from 1921 is by famous poster artist, Leonetto Cappiello. This rare poster has Cappiello’s signature style of a bright dynamic figure floating on a black background. The clown cleverly emerges from the orange as it is peeled, with Campari in hand. He is known for modernizing advertising design for the 20th Century. His compositions are uncomplicated and often feature a graceful figure with an oversized rendition of the product against a simple color background. The typography is often minimalized to be as direct and short as possible. This innovation allowed for the advertising to be eye-catching and understood at a moments glance. It was ideal for the fast paced travel and attention of busy city life. This is an Original Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is conservation mounted, linen backed and in excellent condition. We guarantee the authenticity of all of our posters. This poster measures 27.25″ x 39.75″. It has been archivally mounted onto linen to preserve and protect the fragile paper of the poster and. We have been collecting original, vintage posters for 30 years, and have decided to sell some of our inventory at very attractive prices. Please look through our offerings and let us know if you have any questions. We are only offering ORIGINAL VINTAGE POSTERS — no restrikes, reprints, or reproductions. We take pride in our high number of positive feedbacks and hope that you will become another satisfied customer. The item “Original Vintage Poster Bitter Campari by Leonetto Cappiello 1921 RARE Italian” is in sale since Monday, December 21, 2015. This item is in the category “Art\Art Posters”. The seller is “posterpro” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Style: Vintage
- Originality: Original