Christmas Seal American Lung Association. 1923 Design by Rudolph Ruzicka This page was made possible with help from SNEAB.Co-sponsor this page. Rudolph Ruzicka (1883–1978) was a Czech-born wood engraver, illustrator, type designer, and book designer. In 1935 he was awarded an AIGA Medal. Read a little about him here. FairfieldFairfield Italic References Russem, Michael. Postage Stamps by AIGA Medalists. Cambridge, MA: Kat Ran Press, 2013.