Moleskine Notebooks have been a sanctuary for the recordings and scribblings of geniuses and masterminds that have treaded the earth and left their mark years prior to their popularity today. Legendary Moleskine Notebooks were carried and confided in by fantastic talents including but not limited to familiar legends such as Oscar Wilde, Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemmingway and Henri Matisse. This should play good points in display the time tested briliiance of Moleskine.
The Moleskine philosophy is a testament to a unique experience in culture, travel, memory, imagination and personal identity. A typical Moleskine Notebook has popularly come to be known today as ‘the legendary notebook’, a compact sized, well bound little compilation of fine quality papers wrapped in a solid cover that makes for a handy and portable world of uncompromised and exquisite art work; Moleskine Notebooks will continue to be an all time favorite for art enthusiasts. The legend of Moleskine dates back many years as a pocket-seized black object which came to be known as a great tradition. Its simple rectangular form shaped with neat round corners sealed with an elastic band and expandable pocket has come to be recognizable across the world. It all started at the hands of a talented French bookbinder who supplied these little notebooks to stationary shops in Paris. It soon became the trusted companion of many famous and talented writers and artists, containing invaluable sketches, notes, stories and ideas that led to the masterpieces of today.
Moleskine soon became scarce in the 80’s, until a Milanese publisher brought it back to life in 1997 to their present and ever growing success that today expands its brilliance in a variety of products, including journals, bags, writing instruments and a range of accessories. Today Moleskine has become a symbol of contemporary nomadism. We have collected for you the works of a few creative and talented artists who’re the kind of individuals that have immortalized the beauty of Moleskine notebooks. Below is a great collection of Moleskine art and illustrations, have a look.