The ‘R.I.P.’ decor by Piero Fornasetti is taken from the classic “Tema e Variazioni” series that features the enigmatic face of Lina Cavalieri combined with a skull motif – variation n. 288 of this series. This striking ‘memento mori’ design has been used widely across numerous Fornasetti objects.
Otto, the signature scent of the core Fornasetti collection is sophisticated and unique and trandscends time, season, gender and borders. Created by master perfumer Olivier Polge it makes use of ingredients that are of personal significance Barnaba – Mediterranean herbs that were found in and around the family home, woods often utilized in interior designs or pieces of furniture created by Fornasetti. Other more etheral ingredients – such as incense – conjur a letent spirituality or sense of dreamscape that is often present in Fornasetti graphic poetry.