Leonetto Cappiello Canvas Wall Art

Leonetto Cappiello was born in Livorno, Italy in 1875. He is an Italian-French poster artist and painter. He had no formal training in art. Cappiello is best known for his innovative approach to poster art design, leading him to be labeled the Father of Modern Advertising.

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Cappiello started off his career as an artist, illustrating caricatures in journals too numerous to list. His first album of caricatures was made in 1896, and by 1898 he moved to Paris and began illustrating for Le Rire.