Leonetto Cappiello (1875 - 1942)

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Title:
La Baionnette Kaiser Karnaval
Size:
9 x 12.25
Medium:
letter press
Price:
$351 to $800
INV. #:
12770
 
Linen backed La Baionnette (La Baïonnette) original 1916 Cappiello cover in excellent condition. Kaiser - Karnaval with the Kaiser dressed up and with bells he is riding on the horse back of French military men suporting him under the cape. With no formal art training, Leonetto Cappiello (1875-1942) began his career as a caricaturist, illustrating for publications such as La Baionnette, Le cri de Paris and Le Sourire. Cappiello is considered the world master of modern advertising with several thousand master images he created.
16 x 20 acid free presentation matt ready for framing.