Schwennel™ font family

Designed by Svenja Voss in 1994
Linotype Schwennel is part of the TakeType Library, selected from the contestants of Linotype's International Digital Type Design Contests of 1994 and 1997. This prize-winning font was designed by the German artist Svenja Voss. The figures seem to have been somehow eroded, parts of some strokes are completely missing, contours seem washed away. The eye works to put the pieces together to form a meaningful series of figures. The second weight, lila+negro, completes the letter fragments of the lila weight. Missing pieces are filled in and contours completed, making the resulting text stronger and a bit more legible. Linotype Schnwennel is intended exclusively for headlines in larger point sizes.



Technical details
Digital data from:
Technical font names:
File name: SchweLTNeg, SchweLTNeg.afm, Schwennel LT Negro.suit
PostScript name: SchwennelLT-Negro
PostScript full name: Schwennel LT Negro
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US$ 35
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