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Cesare Urtis & Co., Torino - Fortniture Electriche, 1899

Forniture Electriche, by Adolfo Hohenstein, printed by Luigi Simondetti,Torino [Turin] c1900. Night scene, a city illuminated by woman holding electrical apparatus, cascade of wires and lightbulbs.

Adolfo Hohenstein (Saint Petersburg, 18 March 1854 – Bonn, 12 April 1928) was a German painter, advertiser, illustrator, set designer and costume designer.Hohenstein is considered the father of Italian poster art [citation needed] and an exponent of the Stile Liberty, the Italian Art Nouveau.

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