Jan 28, 2021 - Sale 2556

Sale 2556 - Lot 135

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
"Lion Cub with Tommy Hilfiger Flag." * "Tommy Girl Lion Cub Star Reacher." Together, a pair of designs commissioned by Tommy Hilfiger for their Infant Toddler Collection. Gouache with some dabs of correction fluid on watercolor paper. The boy cub is 190x200 mm; 7 1/4x8 inches, on 8 1/2x8 3/4-inch sheet. Signed "Julie Castillo" and dated 1998 in lower right image. The girl cub is 195x180 mm; 7 3/4x7 1/4 inches, on 9 3/4x8 1/2-inch sheet. Signed "Julie Castillo" and dated 1999 in lower left image.

Castillo is a prolific artist and graphic designer working in a number of media, in both fine art and commercial illustration. In addition to Tommy Hilfiger, her client list includes Gucci, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, ESPN, Harley Davidson, and The New York Times.