Robert Sidney Dickens
Robert Sidney Dickens founded the Dickens Design Group in 1931. An early specialist in package design, Dickens’ Chicago-based firm designed these two logos for packaging-related companies. He was also the guy who later designed the original “TaB” logo for Coca Cola.
Lately I’ve been researching Dickens and his work and have found a lot of interesting stuff. (At least: it’s interesting to me.) I found too much to include it all in one post, so I’ll be doling it out in bits and pieces.
Let’s call this “Robert Sidney Dickens Week” with the understanding that it may take me a month or more to actually roll it all out. Please bear with me.
Crime and Packaging
The packaging part of these 2 logos will be obvious, but “Where’s the crime?” you ask.
Asked and answered, after the fold… [Read more…]