Font Designer – Friedrich Karl Sallwey

Friedrich Karl Sallwey – born 16. 10. 1918 in Langen, Germany, died August 11, 2005 – graphic artist, type designer.

1937–39 and 1941–42: studies at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Offenbach. 1948: works at the Bauersche Gießerei as Heinrich Jost´s assistant. From 1951 onwards: freelance graphic artist in Frankfurt am Main.

Fonts: Information (1955), Present® (1974), Sallwey Script™ (1979), Roundy™ (1992).

* TYPOGRAPHY – An Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques Throughout History by Friedrich Friedl, Nicolaus Ott (Editor), Bernard Stein, published by Könemann Verlagsgesellschaft mbH.
The Know How section offers detailed background knowledge to deal with all enquiries about the use of fonts.

Related products

Present® font family (Linotype Originals)
Roundy™ font family (Linotype Originals)
Linotype Sallwey Script™ Regular