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Domus Danica logo and advertising

Contributed by Stephen Coles on May 2nd, 2014. Artwork published in .
    Source: Image via Oliver Tomas. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Launched around 1965, Domus Danica was a sales label offering products from seven Danish furniture manufacturers. The ‘M’ was modified from Optima’s splayed form to better fit the circle layout.

    domus danica ad 1965.jpg
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    October 1965

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    December 1967


    • Optima
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    3 Comments on “Domus Danica logo and advertising”

    1. Victor Caston says:
      May 3rd, 2014  2:15 pm
      and Courier
    2. May 3rd, 2014  8:54 pm

      Victor, the line in Courier is not part of the original ads, but a digital watermark included to designate the origin of the file.

    3. May 4th, 2014  7:30 am

      I think Victor was jokin’. I wish would allow use of their images without the big fat watermark, but I guess too many have posted without credit and a link to the source. A great source it is, nonetheless!

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