Pirelli Tires


  • Author: P. Codognato
  • Year: 1932
  • Size: 26.7” x 18.9”
  • Technique: lithography on tin, double face
  • Conditions: B
  • Price range: C


Iconic depiction of a young “son of the wolf” who joyfully advances on his bike, confident in a glorious national future. This is one of at least three editions of the lithographed tin with, one of them for the french market. Printing by De Andreis Casanova’s plant in Sampierdarena. The specimen has some defects, the main one is an aura of chromatic alteration in the upper right side due to the overlap of nitro paint and deliberately left by the restoration work carried out so far. a special frame could be provided by our framer