Forzato Appassito

 
Forzato Appassito
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  • Title :     Forzato Appassito
  • Artist:     E. Buffa Designer
  • Accession:     87.565.4.1
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     circa 1925 1935
  • Dimensions:     Inches 28-7/8 20-1/2 Dimensions, mounted Inches 27-3/8 18-7/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 73.0 52.1 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 69.5 47.9 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Subject:     Advertising , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.565.4.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper offset color lithograph mounted to linen promoting a liquor from St. Elena (Cagliari province), Sardinia; image depicts a centralized floating bottle of 'Forzato Appassito' set against a cloud storm as a yellow bolt of lightings strikes and knocks down several bottles of wine set below it; inscriptions at top and bottom center sections.