An extraordinary talent

In the Olympus of artistic book-binding, some masters excel for extraordinary talent, technical skill and love for their craft. Luigi Castiglioni, thanks to his mastery in the use of leather and canvas and his expert hands, has been gifted with the ability to give a peculiar soul to his artworks: his bindings stand out for their unique and distinctive personality, following in the footsteps of tradition in this trade. His book bindings became part of the finest collections belonging to bibliophiles and institutions, enhancing the value of contemporary and ancient art books.