A pair of "Libri Proibiti" (Banned Books) bookends, Italy 1950s
- Piero Fornasetti
- Lithographically printed metal
- Width 15 cm, depth 10 cm, height 20,5 cm
- Signed to felt with original paper label: [FORNASETTI-MILANO MADE IN ITALYI]
Eccentric and unconventional artist and designer, during his successful career Fornasetti created a graphic vocabulary that is instantly recognizable, saturated in image and color and filled with whimsy and wit. The 50s and 60s were his magic moment, during which he achieved worldwide fame, renewing the field of design through an exuberant decoration that covers everything.