Emblems

Illustration & Art direction
2016

This project re-interpret the italian litterature of the 16e century: the « Emblemata » or « book of Emblems ». What is exactly an emblem nowadays? What does it means? How to represent it?

This book translate visually and literally 40 engraved emblems picked from this medieval time. Theses 40 pictures are related to 40 icons created especially for the project.