Artist: Harri Peccinotti
Title: Nouveau Salon des cent, Hommage a Toulouse-Lautrec.
Plate: HL. 68
from "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio. Limited printing of only 380.
Printed in Paris, 2001.
unbacked, shipped rolled via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
Sheet Size: 29 in x 38 1/2 in 68 x 98cm
The "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio consists of a hundred posters created by one hundred of the best graphic designers of our time, from 24 different countries including China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Zimbabwe, the United-States and most of the European countries, as a tribute to Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, for the Centenary of his death, 1901-2001. Initiated by the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum Partners' Club. In cooperation with the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum of Albi. The printing was limited to only 380. The posters have been exhibited in major museums and galleries around the world.
The Designer - Harri Peccinotti
Harri Peccinotti began his professional career during the fifties as a commercial artist and musician, designed record sleeves for Esquire and book jackets for Penguin, later became an art director-photographer inadvertisinq.
Peccinotti was the first art director of Nova where he and editor Dennis Hackett helped to make it one of the most influential magazines of the sixties. Leaving Nova he become a full time photographer working for Nova, Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, Town, Queen, Twen, Rolling Stone etc. Designed Le Matin a French daily newspaper with David Hillman, photographed the Pirelli calendars for 1968 and 1969 with designer Derek Birdsall. Photographic books include The Living Treasures of Japan, Patterns of Australia, Living Art in Nigeria, Impressions of Singapore, Spoleto Viva, The Hands and Voices of Bunraku and La Strada. He now works as a designer and photographer in Paris.