I don’t think this 20th century style-mixing was specific to any one alphabetic concept (infant, fraktur or geometric), but rather emerged as something foundries did “because they could”.
It was an… (View Post)
For those interested in the philosophy of vision, some works on perspective:
Perspective as Symbolic Form, Erwin Panofsky, 1924 (originally written in German)
The Origin of Perspective, Hugo Damisch… (View Post)