Cochin

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Designer(s)
Georges Peignot, Sol Hess, Matthew Carter
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Release Year
1914-1977
Country of Origin
France
Classification
Serif
Original Format
Metal (Foundry)
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serif

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In 1913 Georges Peignot produced a typeface based on Nicolas Cochin’s eighteenth century engravings. In 1977, Matthew Carter expanded this historic form into a three part series.

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