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  • GILL SANS
  • ERIC GILL
  • GILL SANS IS A SANS-SERIF TYPEFACE DESIGNED BY ERIC GILLThe original design appeared in 1926 when Douglas Cleverdonopened a bookshop in Bristol, England; Gill painted the fascia overthe window in sans-serif capitals that would later be known as GillSans.
  • Gill further developed it into a complete font family after StanleyMorison commissioned the development of Gill Sans to combat thefamilies of Erbar, Futura and Kabel which were being launched inGermany during the late 1920s.
  • GILL SANS WAS RELEASED IN 1928 BY MONOTYPECORPORATION.
  • Gill Sans became popular when in 1929 Cecil Dandridgecommissioned Eric Gill to produce Gill Sans to be used on theLondon and North Eastern Railway for a unique typeface forall the LNERs posters and publicity material.
  • GILL SANS CONDENSED BOLD