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Anthony Costa

Sports Identity & Design

1966 Missouri football program by Amadee

January 15, 2015
Amadee Missouri football program

Fantastic portrait of Missouri football coach Don Faurot by legendary St. Louis sports cartoonist Amadee Wohlschlaeger. The image is composed from names of the all-conference stars and team captains who played under him. It today’s font-driven design world word-fill illustrations have become commonplace. Few have the style and finesse of this piece – the composition of a masterful artist. Amadee passed away last June at the age of 102 after a career spanning over 70 years.

Image via Mizzou.

Anthony Costa

Anthony Costa is a designer specialising in sports branding. Anthony has appeared on Fox Sports News and SEN radio and is an Australian Sports Commission Media Awards finalist. His work has been featured in The Age, The Australian, The Daily Telegraph and Sports Business Insider Australia.

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