Designer: Gudrun Zapf-von Hesse

  1. Alcuin Typeface
    Gudrun Zapf von Hesse designed the first sketches of Alcuin in 1986. The namesake of this typeface was an advisor…
  2. Carmina Typeface
    At the behest of Matthew Carter, Gudrun Zapf von Hesse (the German bookbinder, calligrapher, and type designer) designed Carmina BT…
  3. Ariadne Typeface
    Since monks of the 8th century began to compile written works into books, the inital letter, of a word, sentence,…
  4. Diotima Typeface
    Diotima was designed by Gudrun Zapf von Hesse in 1948, the italic even earlier, in 1939. Its roots had been…
  5. Nofret Typeface
    Nofret is a modern face with strong contrast and near vertical stress, first released by the Berthold foundry in 1984.…
  6. Christiana Typeface
    Christiana is a sans serif face designed by Gudrun Zapf von Hesse for the Berthold foundry. Christiana is an attractive…
  7. Smaragd Typeface
    Smaragd is a light and gracious font especially appropriate for titles and cards. It is Gudrun Zapf von Hesse's interpretation…
  8. Calligraphic 810 Typeface
    identical with…