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D. Stempel AG Typefoundry

 Organization

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Gudrun Zapf von Hesse papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0134
Overview The Gudrun Zapf von Hesse papers document von Hesse’s professional career as a bookbinder, calligrapher, and typographer in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Dates: 1934 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1998

Hermann Zapf collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0135
Overview Hermann Zapf was a German type designer, typographer, calligrapher, author, and professor. He influenced type design and modern typography, winning many awards and honors for his work. Of note is Zapf’s work with August Rosenberger, a prominent punchcutter who cut many of Zapf’s designs.
Dates: 1918 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1940 - 2007

Palatino Italic typeface

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CARTYPE-0004
Overview Palatino is a large typeface family designed by Hermann Zapf. It was initially released in 1950 by the D. Stempel AG foundry.
Dates: circa 1950 (release date)

Type specimen pamphlet collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0029
Overview The collection consists of nearly 500 type specimen pamphlets from North American and European type foundries.
Dates: 1930 - 1980