Enzo Apicella Publishes Final Cartoon From Beyond the Grave

Vincenzo "Enzo" Apicella was a cartoonist and restauranteur, born in Italy but living and working in London, including publications such as Observer, Guardian, Punch, Economist, Private Eye, Harpers & Queen, and Liberazione. You will see his restaurant designs in Pizza Express the country over and he was co-owner of Club dell'Arethusa, Meridiana, Factotum, Apicella '81 and Condotti. He died on the 31st of October, aged 96.

But death didn't stop him. On November 1st, his latest cartoon was emailed out to his followers. With a new cartoon. Letting everyone know that there was nothing up there…Enzo Apicella Publishes Final Cartoon From Beyond the GraveGood to know that literally nothing would stop this cartoonist from meeting his deadlines.


About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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