Blackletter

I’ve never been lucky enough to work on a project where a Blackletter typeface would be appropriate, unfortunately. But I love the intricacy and contrast within the letterforms. Here are a few examples I found while browsing flickr. (Click on each image to get to the original.)

Blackletter 01

Blackletter 02

Blackletter 03

Blackletter 04

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  1. Blackletter | Simply, Sandy, Me says:

    [...] It’s so hard to use in a non-tacky way but the shape and detail always fascinate me, this particular sketch is from outbreak on Flickr – as seen on Design Work Life. [...]
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