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Roger Excoffon (1910-1983) was the most talented French type designer of the 20th century and probably the most prolific in the whole of French typographic history. Being an admirer of Excoffon’s work myself I was happy to see that 2011 has brought a sudden re-appreciation of his work in the form of no less than [...]
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Sotheby's December Auctions of 20th Century Design & Tiffany total $21.3 million in New York

Arts : Artdaily (11 hours ago)

Works emerging from exceptional private collections propelled Sotheby?s December auctions of 20th Century Design to an outstanding total of $21.3 million, surpassing the three auctions? combined high estimate of $17.7 million. More ... Read Post

Monograph Brings Renewed Appreciation For Roger Excoffon

Graphic Design / Typography : The FontFeed (4 years ago)

Named one of the Top 10 Typographic Events of 2010 on Imprint by awarded calligrapher and typographer Paul Shaw, the new Paris-based Ypsilon.éditeur has published monographs on two important 20th century French type designers in its... Read Post

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Graphic Design / Typography : Typographica (3 years ago)

Roger Excoffon (1910–1983) was the most talented French type designer of the 20th century and probably the most prolific in the whole of French typographic history. Being an admirer of Excoffon’s work myself I was happy to see that ... Read Post


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