- Category : 1926-births
- Type : PE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Tension 1
Italian artist, opera and film director, set designer, author and children's book illustrator. He won the 1965 Caldecott Medal for U.S. picture book illustration, recognizing "May I Bring a Friend?." The Italian government knighted him in 1966 for his contributions to the arts. He died on 11 October 2001 in Verona, Italy.