PL Behemoth

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Credits

Designer(s)
Dave West
Foundry(ies)
Photo-Lettering , Monotype
Release Year
1960
Country of Origin
United States
Classification
Serif, Slab Serif
Original Format
Film Font (VGC, etc.)
Distributor(s)
Monotype
Tags
display, slab serif, woodcut

Background

Dave West released the Behemoth Semi-Condensed font in 1960. With nineteenth-century wood-cut influence PL Behemoth Semi-Condensed is an example of the revival of slab serif styles, popular in the sixties and seventies.

This was originally designed for Photolettering.

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