Hunt Roman Typeface Review at Typographica

by jfjudah

“Hunt Roman can be considered a prototype for exclusive typefaces, designed for one specific purpose, as opposed to the universally applicable typefaces of the time, such as Adrian Frutiger’s Univers or Max Miedinger’s Helvetica.The friendship between Jack Stauffacher and Hermann Zapf is the foundation for the development of this typeface.”

(via Hunt Roman Typeface Review at Typographica)

Hunt Roman Typeface by Hermann Zapf

Hunt Roman Typeface by Hermann Zapf

This good little article about an exclusive typeface demonstrates what I’ve said before: Much of design is about great relationships.