Mrs Saint Delafield Font

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About Mrs Saint Delafield Font

Mrs Saint Delafield is a Cursive font that was created by Sudtipos in . It was added to FontSpace on

Mrs Saint Delafield is licensed as SIL Open Font License (OFL), which means it is 100% free for both personal use and commercial use.

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The Charles Bluemlein Script Collection is an intriguing reminder of the heady days of hand lettering and calligraphy in the United States. From the early 1930s through World War II, there were about 200 professional hand letterers working in New York City alone. This occupation saw its demise with the advent of photo lettering, and after digital typography it became virtually extinct. The odd way in which the Bluemlein scripts were assembled and created - by collecting different signatures and then building complete alphabets from them - is a fascinating calligraphic adventure. Because the set of constructed designs looked nothing like the original signatures, fictitious names were assigned to the new script typefaces. The typeface styles were then showcased in Higgins Ink catalogs.

Alejandro Paul and Sudtipos bring the Bluemlein scripts back to life in a set of expanded digital versions, reflecting the demands of today’s designer. Extreme care has been taken to render the original scripts authentically, keeping the fictitious names originally assigned to them by Bluemlein.

Regular TrueTypeMore Info 232 glyphs / 234 chars View Charmap
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Basic Info

Font Name Mrs Saint Delafield
File Name MrsSaintDelafield-Regular.ttf
File Size 47kb
Created 11/27/2011 12:35:40 AM
Modified 1/6/2012 9:40:42 AM
Glyph Type TrueType
# Glyphs 232
# Characters 234

Copyright

Copyright (c) 2004 Alejandro Paul ([email protected]), with Reserved Font Name "Mrs Saint Delafield"

License

This Font Software is licensed under the SIL Open Font License, Version 1.1. This license is available with a FAQ at: http://scripts.sil.org/OFL
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Designer

Alejandro Paul
http://www.sudtipos.com

Version

Version 1.001

Trademark

Mrs Saint Delafield is a trademark of Alejandro Paul.

Vendor

Alejandro Paul
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