Lina Cavalieri: Fornasetti's immortal muse and 20th century icon
We have all seen her at least once, but who knows her story? Lina Cavalieri is one of the most iconic faces of the 20th century, an immortal beauty who was an inspiration to Fornasetti, who made her his most famous muse. Let's find out together how this collaboration came about and how successful it is, even today.
Moodboard / Let's be kids again!
"There is always some old lady who stares at a kid making scary faces and saying stupid things in informal language: ciccì, coccò and piciupaciù. Usually the children look very sternly at these people who have grown old in vain; they don't understand what they want and go back to their games, simple and very serious games." - Bruno Munari