Fornasetti Profumi introduces the Scacco Otto Scented Candle, with a newly created mesmerising and hypnotic design featuring the enigmatic face of Lina Cavalieri trapped behind gold check.
Originally from Milan, fornasseti was a painter, interior decorator, book printer and creator of more than 11,000 artworks. His production of objects and furniture is one of the most prolific of the 20th Century and Fornasetti is celebrated as one of the most original creative talents of the last century. Fornasetti has creates a dreamlike world saturated by lush imagery and whimsical humour.
The Scent - « Otto » :
The Scacco scented candles features « Otto », the signature scent of Fornasetti Profumi collection. The scent is sophisticated and unique, transcending time, season, gender and borders. Created by master perfumer Olivier Polge it makes use of ingredients that are of personal significance to Barnaba Fornasetti. Mediterranean herbs that were found in and around the family home, woods often utilized in interior designs or pieces or furniture creates by Fornasetti. Other more ethereal ingredients, such as incense, conjure a spirituality or sense of dreamscape that is often present in Fornasseti graphic poetry.
Top Notes : Thyme, Lavender
Heart Notes : Orris, Cedarwood
Base Notes : Tolu Balsam, Incense, Birch/Styrax, Labdanum