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Egyptian temples were filled with graphic art. Medieval navigation maps were full of symbols and imagery.
Graphic design is not a new concept. The term itself may have been first coined in 1922
, but graphic design has existed since the earliest cave art.
The Middle Ages and the Renaissance saw the heavy use of heraldry--the armour, family, class, rank and pedigree. Cattle branding was used to show ownership and quality.