Star Wars logo evolution

Star Wars letterheadStar Wars letterhead, with lettering by Joe Johnston.

Star Wars logo Suzy RiceMylar poster with Suzy Rice’s logo, 1977.

“I’d been reading a book the night before the meeting with George Lucas, a book about German type design and the historical origins of some of the popular typefaces used today — how they developed into what we see and use in the present.”
— Suzy Rice

Star Wars trilogy logosThe New York Times, March 24, 1985.

Full archive: Anatomy of a logo: Star Wars.

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