Specimens of letters designed in Palatino typeface.
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Published by D. Stempelag in Frankfurt am Main .
Written in English

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Single sheet.

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Open LibraryOL14270809M

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Palatino is the name of an old-style serif typeface designed by Hermann Zapf, initially released in by the Stempel foundry and later by other companies, most notably the Mergenthaler Linotype Company. Named after the 16th-century Italian master of calligraphy Giambattista Palatino, Palatino is based on the humanist types of the Italian Renaissance, which mirror the letters formed by a broad nib pen Category: Serif. calligraphy and book design, he taught typography in Darmstadt (–), and typographic computer programs and alphabet design from – at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Zapf received the fi rst Frederic W. Goudy Award in , q The Palatino Story The success of the Palatino typeface rests in its creative and clear. The Book Club of California has announced the release of a definitive account of Hermann Zapf's enduring typeface Palatino, written and designed by Canadian poet, historian, linguist, typographer, and book designer, Robert hed nearly a year after Zapf's death at Palatino, The Natural History of a Typeface, explores the evolution of his most ambitious design project. Editorial Design/Typography: Type Specimen Book by Charlene Sequeira, via Behanc. This type specimen book was designed as part of the MS Communications Typography 1 class at Pratt Institute NYC. like the binding Editorial Design/Typography: Type Specimen Book 40 pins.

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