Claude garamont, known commonly as claude garamond was a french publisher and punch-cutter from paris garamond was the first to specialize in type design and punch. Claude garamond: claude garamond, french type designer and publisher garamond was apprenticed about 1510 to antoine augerau and by 1520 was working with the. Claude garamont ( c 1510 – 1561), known commonly as claude garamond , was a french type designer , publisher and punch-cutter based in paris garamond worked as. The cultural vitality of the italian renaissance was imported to france claude garmond claude garamond website link 01. Claude garamond by johannes lewerenz content typography ss 2014, 1st semester, prof ursel schiemann 1) bio 2) fonts 3) usage 4) sources bio i - born around 1480 in. Place maubert, 35-year-old claude garamond was experiencing the most terrible moment of his life he was watching with tears in his eyes as his teacher, the printer.
Jannon followed the designs of claude garamond which had been cut in the previous century garamond's types were. Fr / en garamont's world inventing garamond after garamont creating garamond garamond today. (1499–1561) french type designer and publisher claude garamond (also spelled garamont) was a major force in making well-designed and superbly cut types available. Garamond definition, a printing type designed in 1540 by claude garamond (c1480–1561), french type founder see more. Definition of garamond, claude – our online dictionary has garamond, claude information from the columbia encyclopedia, 6th ed dictionary encyclopediacom. It turned out that the original of these types, then believed to be the work of claude garamond, were not: they were the work of a different french punchcutter.
The booklet introduces the type font , clade garamond. Font designer - claude garamond - linotypecom. Garamondorg a place for gentlemen who value quality fonts garamond is a family of old-style serif typefaces derived from the work of claude garamond in the. Claude garamond (ca 1480-1561) cut types for the parisian scholar-printer robert estienne in the first part of the sixteenth century, basing his romans on the types. I just completed a project for the art institute of pittsburgh about the life of typographer claude garamond for this project we were asked to design a.
Biography on claude garamond born in paris, france in 1490, garamond started his career out as an apprentice for the parisian punch-cutter and printer. Explore raquel 26's board claude garamond on pinterest | see more ideas about typography, design posters and garamond font. View the profiles of people named claude garamond join facebook to connect with claude garamond and others you may know facebook gives people the power. Opinion varies regarding the role of claude garamond (ca 1480–1561) in the development of the range of contemporary typefaces that bear his name. C none of these great frenchmen, however, with the single exceptions of claude garamond, can be said to have exercised any great impression upon the history of type.
The adobe garamond font family is based upon the typefaces first created by the famed french printer claude garamond in the sixteenth century this serif f.
- Garamond, claude (klōd gärämôn’) , 1480–1561, parisian designer and maker of printing types according to tradition he learned his art from geofroy.
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