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Wed, 04 May 2016 13:40:12 +0000
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Object of the Day
branding
Memphis
department store
bag
commerce
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<img width="635" height="1024" src="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/255626_66382f7919868669_b-1.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="tatue of Liberty illustration in red and blue on white background. Recto: Closeup of statue&#039;s face in red, with gold sunbursts above. Verso: Closeup of statue&#039;s torch in blue, also with gold sunbursts. Right side panel: Celebration/ Patron of the July 4th Fireworks/ Bloomingdale&#039;s." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;" srcset="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/255626_66382f7919868669_b-1-186x300.jpg 186w, http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/255626_66382f7919868669_b-1.jpg 635w" sizes="(max-width: 635px) 100vw, 635px" />Buy something at Bloomingdale&#8217;s, and you’ll likely receive one of three different brown paper bags: little, medium or big, depending on the size of your purchase. Spelled out in iconic sans-serif, these size classifications are the classic bags’ only adornment. This striking, simple design, created by Massimo Vignelli in 1973, has seen huge success as...
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