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Zapfino: PM 2-2017

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Calligrapher: Zapf, Hermann
Publisher: Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG
Publisher: Linotype Library GmbH




Designs for the calligraphic typeface, Zapfino created by Hermann Zapf. Poster signed by Hermann Zapf and dated 1998.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2017-04) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1998

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PM 2-2017
Primary reference Number: 222696
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 October 2017 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Zapfino" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-06 10:26:47

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