A rather nice italic font

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A rather nice italic font

Post by William » Tue Dec 28, 2010 10:56 am

I happened to notice the following web page.


The word Nostalgy is in a rather nice italic font.

I wondered what it was.

I thought of Centaur Italic, I thought of Blado Italic, yet the samples that I found on the web for those fonts are not quite the same as the sample text.

The text may have been printed from a metal type font with detail differences from computer fonts.

There does seem to be the look of the calligraphy of Ludovico degli Arrighi in the font.

Any ideas please?

William Overington

28 December 2010

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