Capitals in several weights have very noticeably thicker strokes than the lower-case. Stefan George ist , Melchior Lechtor gestorben. If not, please disregard. The essential characteristics of this type have not been fully worked out: Color preview Color code. In the post-war period and particularly in Switzerland a revival in Akzidenz-Grotesk’s popularity took hold, in what became known as the “Swiss International Style” of graphic design. Eine neue recht verwendbare Schrift hat die Firma H.

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The influences, sources and engravers of Akzidenz-Grotesk are not fully known, although it descends from a school of general-purpose sans-serifs cut in the nineteenth century.

Purvis; Friedrich Friedl The Evolution of the Graphic Designer. SchoolBook Multilingual Cond Bold. Retrieved 1 October Paul Shaw Letter Design blog.

Not quite TNR, but a pretty serif-font with the single storey g. While this was acceptable for posters, by the s hot metal typesetting machines had become the main shcoolbook for printing general-purpose body text, and for this system Akzidenz-Grotesk was unavailable until around[g] when it was first sold on Linotype and then in on Intertype systems.


New Century Schoolbook Bold. Also named “Accidenz-Grotesk” and “Normal-Grotesk”, it had a more condensed, “boxy” design. Latin Bold Italic. Like most grotesque sans-serifs, Akzidenz-Grotesk’s slanted scjoolbook is an oblique rather than a true italic.

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Akzidenz-Grotesk is a sans-serif typeface family originally released by the Berthold Type Foundry of Berlin. It uses schoolbook characters ag schoolbook two bq medium, characters intended to be more distinct and closer to handwritten forms to be easier for children to recognise. Century Schoolbook DT Italic. The current holder of the Berthold rights is Berthold Types of Chicago, following the bankruptcy of H.

Berthold AG, ca “. Century Complete Family Pack. Retrieved 4 August Retrieved 23 July Berthold Akzidenz-Grotesk Schoolbook Regular. It’s frustrating as seems to be a combination of Century Schoolbook and Garamond. However, during this period there was increasing interest in using sans-serifs as capturing the spirit of the time, most famously, Jan Tschichold ‘s influential book Die Neue Typographiewhich praised the aesthetic qualities of the “anonymous” sans-serifs of the nineteenth century and was printed in a sans-serif similar to Scholbook Akzidenz-Grotesk.

Akzidenz-Grotesk was popular in this period although other typefaces such as Monotype Grotesque were used also: Bauer had earlier cut a typeface called Accidenz-Gothisch”. In the late s and early mrdium, Akzidenz-Grotesk was used heavily on The Weather Channel ‘s on-screen graphics. Double-storey a, single-storey g. The Art of Typography.


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New Century Schoolbook Roman. Designed after Helvetica had become popular, it incorporates some of its features, such as strike-through tail in ‘Q’, a curved tail for the ‘R’, agg and vertical cut stroke terminators. Like most sans-serifs, Akzidenz-Grotesk is ‘monoline’ in structure, with all strokes of the letter of similar width.

Century Schoolbook Bold Condensed.

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EF Century Schoolbook Volume. New Century Schoolbook Fractions. The Scangraphic version, Century School SH-Roman which has just that little tighter kerning looks like to be the perfect match.

Century Schoolbook EF Regular. Retrieved 1 July