Balls Underwear for Men of History

Balls of Berlin, purveyors of men’s underwear, recently recruited men of history to model their underwear range, featuring Christopher Columbus, Robin Hood, Louis XIV, Napoleon Bonaparte, George Washington and Otto von Bismark.

Christopher Columbus with Balls Underwear

Robin Hood with Balls Underwear
Louis XIV with Balls Underwear
George Washington with Balls Underwear
Napoleon Bonaparte with Balls Underwear
Bismark with Balls Underwear


The Balls Underwear Men of History campaign was developed at Glow, Berlin, by creative director Johannes Krempl, art directors Nicole Lanners, Carmen Gebhard and Ina Rüdiger.

Paintings referenced here are The Landing of Columbus, by John Vanderlyn, Portrait of Louis XIV in royal costume, by Hyacinthe Rigaud, the Resignation of Washington by John Trumbull, and the coronation of Prussian King William I as Emperor of Germany in 1871.