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September 14, 2013 at 9:07 PM #4307


Antique Double Outline ShadeKelly’s caption for this caps-only face reads that Wells & Webb showed it in 1849 as Antique Ornamented.¹ Star THP Partner Alan Prescott has made a series of no less than seven variations to mix ‘n’ match for super chromatic separation effects.

¹Kelly, R.R. (1977): American Wood Type, 1828–1900|Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types, page 243. Litton Educational Pub­lishing, Inc./Van Nostrand Reinhold Company (New York 1969). Reprinted by DaCapo Press, Inc. (New York 1977).

November 29, 2013 at 3:22 PM #5474

Alan Jay Prescott

I have revived Antique Double Outline Shade as Antiochia Outlined Shade and there are several derivatives:
Antiochia Outlined Shade
Antiochia Bold Shade
Antiochia Shadow
Antiochia Inline
Antiochia Black


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