Gill sans for mac

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Gill sans for mac

  1. 1. GILL SANS
  2. 2. ERIC GILL
  3. 3. 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.
  4. 4. 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.
  5. 5. GILL SANS WAS RELEASED IN 1928 BY MONOTYPECORPORATION.
  6. 6. 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.
  7. 7. GILL SANS CONDENSED BOLD

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