Leonetto Cappiello and His Vibrant Caricatures

The Artist: Who Was Leonetto Cappiello? In the Italian resort town of Livorno, the “poster master” was born. His talents were revealed early in life: at the age of eleven he created two oil portraits as well as copied versions of famous works such as Raphael’s Transfiguration. 1┬áHis hunger for the arts evolved into a…