A bridge between calligraphy and typography,
by a pen-master designer Read more
Designed in the 1990s by the calligrapher Giovanni de Faccio in collaboration with the typographer Lui Karner, Rialto dF is a text face inspired by calligraphic tradition, a philological and passionate tribute to the revived imperial letters of the 15th century. Read more
Robert Bringhurst: «It is one of the finest type designs produced since the beginning of digital type: a superb piece of work. Its strength lies in the fact that it reaches back with equal grace and generosity toward the heritage of the hand and of the printing press, the calligraphy and typography traditions that together form the heritage of Latin script».