Given that the dot accent outline is being referenced as a component, I don’t understand how its advance width would come into play during rendering. But it does seem that this could be the source of… (View Post)
The heel of b is a distinctly Fournier characteristic. It never really caught on with his contemporaries.
The wide-ish g is found in Monotype’s Fournier and Barbou, but was not necessarily always th… (View Post)
I disagree with Thomas about the “too steepness” of the newer accents. I think they look very French, very Garamond, FWIW. I like them. I don’t think there’d be confusion between acute & grave. (… (View Post)