First Birthday Blog

That’s right. A year ago today I posted my first blog, and to celebrate enjoy this poster by Harold Curwen, with illustration ¬†(originally in colour) by Lovat Fraser, issued in c1919.

Elements of Lettering lettering printing

Curwen sanserif – forgettable

I recently posted about the Curwen Press (catch it here) and the same volume revealed this example of a sanserif of highly undistinguished characteristics. It was ‘designed’ by Harold Curwen, and issued in 1928.

curwen sanserif