Skip navigation

The French royalty used Garamond’s Roman letters for their printing which would influence the type created across Europe.

G’s letterforms convey a sense of fluidity and consistency.

His typeface designs are loosely based on the French royal librarians handwriting.

serif: old style, venetian
characteristics: Some unique characteristics are the small bowl of the a and the small eye of the e. Long extenders and top serifs have a downward slope.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: