Vincent Van Gogh is considered one of the reference painter in the history of art and he has inspired this very successful Visconti pen collection. Visconti re-imagined the colors, texture and emotions used by Van Gogh. The collection is a tribute to the Impressionist art.
Each year Visconti adds a new model inspired to the most famous paintings of Van Gogh. Visconti plan aims to arrive to a total of 12 models.
About the Pens
Made from natural resin uniquely mixed to represent palettes of oil paint, this pen utilizes Visconti's eighteen-faceted design, with the many edges enhancing its vivid colors.
The meticulous selection of resins and their color mix is one of the major innovations introduced by this line.
It is enriched with a dedicated ring decorated with the name of the painting inspiring the pen.
The clip is unique to Visconti and reveals the origin of the brand as it takes inspiration from the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) in Florence.
Story about The Starry Night
Visconti VG Starry Night fountain pen was introduced in year 2011, inspired by Van Gogh The Starry Night painting. The Starry Night was painted mid-June year 1889. An oil on canvas painting depicts the view from the east-facing window of his asylum room at Saint-Remy-de-Provence, just before sunrise, with de additional of an idealized village. It has been in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City since 1941.