Square 721 font family
Designed by Aldo Novarese
Aldo Novarese – About the Designer
1931-33: Attends the Scuola Arteri Stampatori in Turin, where he learns woodcut, copper engraving and lithography. 1933-36: attends the Scuola Tipografica Guiseppe Vigliandi Paravia in Turin. 1936: joins the Nebiolo type foundry in Turin as a draftsman. 1938: is awarded a gold medal in the national Ludi Juveniles art competition.
1948-58: teaches graphic drawing at the Scuola Vigliandi Paravia in Turin. From 1952 onwards: art director at the Nebiolo type foundry, 1956: is awarded a gold medal by the Milan trade fair and exhibitions center. 1975: leaves the Nebiolo type foundry and starts working as a freelance type designer. 1979: is awarded the Compasso d’Oro.
Landi Linear (1943), Arbiter® BQ (1989), Athenaeum™ (with A. Butti, 1945), Central, Normandia (with A. Butti, 1951), Colossalis® BQ (1984), Microgramma™ (with A. Butti, 1952), Cigno (1954) Fontanesi (1954), Egizio (1955-58), Juliet (1955), Ritmo (1955), Garaldus (1956), Slogan (1957), Recta (1958-61), Estro (1961), Eurostile® (1962), Eurostile Next (2008), Forma (1966), Magister (1966), Metropol (1967), Stop™ (1971), Lapidar® (1977), Fenice™ (1977-80), Nadianne™, Novarese® (1978), Expert (1983), ITC Symbol® (1984), ITC Mixage® (1985), Fluidum (1998).
Publications include: "Alfabeta", Turin 1964.
* TYPOGRAPHY – An Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques Throughout History by Friedrich Friedl, Nicolaus Ott (Editor), Bernard Stein, published by Könemann Verlagsgesellschaft mbH.
be installed on a computer for
use with applications.
Licensed per computer.
@font-face rule. They are licensed
for a set number of page views with
no time limitation.
in your mobile application. Each app
and platform requires a separate license.
embedded in an eBook, eMagazine or
eNewspaper. Fonts are licensed per title.
a server and e.g. used by automated
processes to create items.
A license is per server core CPU per year.
on which the font will be installed.
that you can use over time. We’ll let
you know when you’re running low.
Platforms you intend to embed the
font in. A license is valid for the life
of the version of the app.
you intend to embed the font in. Each license
is valid for one title for the life of that title.
CPUs of the servers on which
the font will be installed.
A license has a term of 1 year.
the font: OT (OpenType) with
Postscript outlines (OT CFF) or
TrueType outlines (OT TTF).
the font: W1G (98 languages),
COM (56 languages),
PRO (33 languages) or
STD (21 languages).
available in. These differ in contained
characters and file size. You get all
available versions with your license.
Typecast is a web-based tool to create visual
and semantic designs. Check for readability,
rendering and beauty then share a working
prototype of your design.
Tip: Add fonts to your Favorites, then test your custom selection in Typecast!
Download a free trial
Use this font in your own documents with a free 5 minute trial through SkyFonts. Trials are for evaluation purposes only. Learn more.
This font is currently not available.
You already tried this font within the last 24 hours or you may have exceeded your daily allowance of trials. Learn more.