P22 Preissig Scrape Font

P22 Preissig Scrape Font
Font Name
P22 Preissig Scrape Font
Font Family
P22 Preissig Scrape
Copyright (c) 2007 by P22 type foundry, Inc. All rights reserved.
The type designs of Vojtech Preissig are rugged, bold and often technically flawed. The hand of the designer is clearly evident. In the true spirit of William Morris and the ideals of the Arts and Crafts movement, the tell-tale signs of the machine are eradicated. In the same way as Rudolf Koch hand cut the punches of Neuland, Preissig eliminated the mechanical precision of his types. Often it is mentioned that Preissig hand cut one of his type designs with a pocket knife. It is not readily apparent which one design this anectdote refers to since several of his type designs are clearly hand rendered. The images below offer a comparison of some of Preissig's type designs.
Standard, Access All Alternates, Discretionary Ligatures, Standard Ligatures, Localized Forms, Stylistic Alternates
Posted by
Posted on
Sep 19, 2012
Product Ranking
Highest Rank Achieved
Licensing available
Desktop & WebFont
P22 Preissig Scrape
The Original Creative Marketplace
Copyright © 2002-2016 YouWorkForThem. All Rights Reserved.