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Oblique type

Index Oblique type

Oblique type is a form of type that slants slightly to the right, used for the same purposes as italic type. [1]

37 relations: Adrian Frutiger, American Type Founders, Blackletter, Bliss (typeface), Bookman (typeface), Counter (typography), Didot (typeface), Electra (typeface), Eric Gill, FF Meta, FF Scala Sans, Futura (typeface), Garamond, Genzsch & Heyse, A.G., Gill Sans, Glyph, Goudy Sans, Helvetica, Hoefler & Co., Italic type, Jan van Krimpen, Jeremy Tankard, Jim Parkinson, Jonathan Hoefler, Koch-Antiqua, Letterform Archive, Linn Boyd Benton, Martin Majoor, Perpetua (typeface), Roman type, Sans-serif, Script typeface, Serif, Stanley Morison, Times New Roman, Tobias Frere-Jones, William Addison Dwiggins.

Adrian Frutiger

Adrian Frutiger (pronounced) (24 May 1928 – 10 September 2015) was a Swiss typeface designer who influenced the direction of type design in the second half of the 20th century.

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American Type Founders

American Type Founders (ATF) was a business trust created in 1892 by the merger of 23 type foundries, representing about 85% of all type manufactured in the United States.

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Blackletter

Blackletter (sometimes black letter), also known as Gothic script, Gothic minuscule, or Textura, was a script used throughout Western Europe from approximately 1150 to well into the 17th century.

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Bliss (typeface)

Bliss is a sans-serif typeface family designed by Jeremy Tankard.

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Bookman (typeface)

Bookman or Bookman Old Style, is a serif typeface.

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Counter (typography)

In typography, a counter is the area of a letter that is entirely or partially enclosed by a letter form or a symbol (the counter-space/the hole of).

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Didot (typeface)

Didot is a group of typefaces named after the famous French printing and type producing Didot family.

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Electra (typeface)

Electra is a serif typeface designed by William Addison Dwiggins and published by the Mergenthaler Linotype Company from 1935 onwards.

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Eric Gill

Arthur Eric Rowton Gill (22 February 1882 – 17 November 1940) was an English sculptor, typeface designer, and printmaker, who was associated with the Arts and Crafts movement.

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FF Meta

FF Meta is a humanist sans-serif typeface family designed by Erik Spiekermann and released in 1991 through his FontFont library.

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FF Scala Sans

FF Scala Sans is a humanist sans-serif typeface designed in by Dutch designer Martin Majoor in 1993 for the Vredenburg Music Center in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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Futura (typeface)

Futura is a geometric sans-serif typeface designed by Paul Renner and released in 1927.

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Garamond

Garamond is a group of many old-style serif typefaces, named for sixteenth-century Parisian engraver Claude Garamond (generally spelled as Garamont in his lifetime).

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Genzsch & Heyse, A.G.

Genzsch & Heyse was a German type foundry established in Hamburg.

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Gill Sans

Gill Sans is a sans-serif typeface designed by Eric Gill and released by the British branch of Monotype from 1928 onwards.

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Glyph

In typography, a glyph is an elemental symbol within an agreed set of symbols, intended to represent a readable character for the purposes of writing.

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Goudy Sans

Goudy Sans is a sans-serif typeface designed by Frederic Goudy around 1929–1931 and published by Lanston Monotype.

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Helvetica

Helvetica or Neue Haas Grotesk is a widely used sans-serif typeface developed in 1957 by Swiss typeface designer Max Miedinger with input from Eduard Hoffmann.

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Hoefler & Co.

Hoefler & Co. (H&Co) is a type foundry in New York City run by type designer Jonathan Hoefler.

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Italic type

In typography, italic type is a cursive font based on a stylized form of calligraphic handwriting.

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Jan van Krimpen

Jan van Krimpen (12 January 1892, in Gouda – 20 October 1958, in Haarlem) was a Dutch typographer, book designer and type designer.

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Jeremy Tankard

Jeremy Tankard is a British font designer.

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Jim Parkinson

Jim Parkinson (born October 23, 1941 in Oakland, California) is a type designer in Oakland.

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Jonathan Hoefler

Jonathan Hoefler (born August 22, 1970) is an American typeface designer.

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Koch-Antiqua

Koch-Antiqua is a serif typeface intended for decorative and display use, designed by Rudolf Koch and published by his employer the Klingspor Type Foundry from 1922 onwards.

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Letterform Archive

Letterform Archive is a museum and special collections library in San Francisco, California, dedicated to collecting materials on the history of lettering, typography, printing, and graphic design.

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Linn Boyd Benton

Linn Boyd Benton (1844 in Little Falls, New York – 1932 in Bentonville, Arkansas) was an American typeface designer and inventor of technology for producing metal type.

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Martin Majoor

Martin Majoor (Baarn, 14 October 1960) is a Dutch type designer and graphic designer.

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Perpetua (typeface)

Perpetua is a serif typeface that was designed by English sculptor and stonemason Eric Gill for the British Monotype Corporation.

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Roman type

In Latin script typography, roman is one of the three main kinds of historical type, alongside blackletter and italic.

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Sans-serif

In typography and lettering, a sans-serif, sans serif, gothic, or simply sans letterform is one that does not have extending features called "serifs" at the end of strokes.

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Script typeface

Script typefaces are based upon the varied and often fluid stroke created by handwriting.

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Serif

In typography, a serif is a small line attached to the end of a stroke in a letter or symbol.

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Stanley Morison

Stanley Morison (6 May 1889 – 11 October 1967) was an influential British typographer, printing executive and historian of printing.

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Times New Roman

Times New Roman is a serif typeface designed for legibility in body text.

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Tobias Frere-Jones

Tobias Frere-Jones (born Tobias Edgar Mallory Jones; August 28, 1970) is an American type designer who works in New York City.

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William Addison Dwiggins

William Addison Dwiggins (June 19, 1880 Martinsville, Ohio – December 25, 1956 Hingham Center, Massachusetts), was an American type designer, calligrapher, and book designer.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oblique_type

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