(reproduction)-photography,

hi-res scanning,

graphic design & typo-art)

 

 

 

 

Find the real Bodoni...

 

 

'Beware of the lazy dogs...'

 

 

 

 

 

(picture: sybrand-new-images.nl)

 

 

 

The origin of the Jenson, Doves Press, Doves Type Pro & Centaur

 

 

 

The evolution of the g

Eggs with a smell...

 

The Dutch Donald

 

A brand-new-Face, wrong character, not-my-type...

 

GAZA

 

Earth on Fire

 

 

Tar

Perspex #1. Contact us when you want to solve a TypoGraphic problem:eps to font-outlines, complex logo's, ornaments, kerning, calligraphy etc. etc.

 

 

After a special treatment Perspex #1 becomes Perspex #4

 

 

Stop Smoking

 

 

 

 

 

 

What was the inspiration? Fonts by Van den Keere, Kis or Granjon?

 

 

A good example of type-modification: from Bodoni six to seventy two (ITC).

 

 

Forum by Frederick Goudy, inspired by Roman Caps (Goudy once said: 'Some of those old guys stole our best ideas...')

 

 

A forgotten Didone on Filmletter, not quite a succes...

 

 

Amsterdam 1718 Speelreis langs de Vechtstroom

A big Italic, about 24 pts, probably by Nikolas Kis, below the fine Roman.

 

 

 

Monotype Garamont in Het Boek der Kuskens, printed bij A.A.M. Stols at Maastricht.

 

Illustrations by Eppo Doeve. Christmas gift of Ruari McLean and George Rainbird in 1954. Bembo 24 pt, printed by the Curwen Press.

 

 

Ballade van de 100 Vrijers (Kees Stip, uitg. Boucher) Romulus of Jan van Krimpen (Enschede)

 

 

Enschede Type Foundry Specimen

 

DTL version of the Romulus

 

 

The Meidoorn character by S.H. de Roos (LA)

 

 

New Alphabet by Timothy Epps and D. Christopher Evans (Quadraatblad Steendrukkerij De Jong)

 

 

Fabulae Aesopi printed in 1609 in Amsterdam (complete, Greek and Latin, schoolbook)

 

 

Demos, Gerard Unger, one of the first digital typefaces

 

 

Typeface: Grotius. Printed by Charles Nypels at Maastricht 1927.

 

 

Perpetua by Eric Gill.

 

Arcadia, poem by Slauerhoff. Typeface: Lutetia by Jan van Krimpen.

 

Rudolph Koch's Neuland by Klingspor type foundry

 

 

 

BIFUR by Cassandre (Deberny & Peignot)

The Augustijn Roman no. 6 attributed to Peter Schoeffer van Gernsheim (Enschede Type Foundry)

 

 

Ampersands collected by Jan Tschichold

Italian Direct Mail 1906

 

 

The making of Caecilia by Peter Mathias Noordzij (brochure Lecturis)

 

 

Every young typographer has a good start with the Helvetica...