Hollywood poster designer Campeggi dies

Designed Gone With The Wind, Casablanca, Singing In The Rain

(ANSA) - Florence, August 29 - Hollywood poster designer and painter Silvano Campeggi, one of the most important graphic artists in the history of American cinema, has died at the age of 95, his family said Wednesday.
    Campeggi designed the posters for Gone With The Wind, Casablanca, Singing In The Rain, Am American In Paris, West Side Story, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof and Breakfast At Tiffany's among others.
    Nicknamed "Nano", Campeggi's iconic images are associated with the golden era of Hollywood.
    Photo: Campeggi (L) with Franco Nero, and Zeffirelli Foundation artistic advisor Caterina D'Amico

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