Designed by S.H. de Roos and issued by Lettergieterij Amsterdam in 1932–34 in 6 styles: 3 roman weights, 2 italics with optional swash caps, and a set of open (inline) caps, see Open Egmont Kapitalen. [Reichardt 2011] [LA specimen] Issued in the US by Intertype in ca. 1936. “The American specimen shows sets of small caps, swash initials and special ligatures not featured in the European catalogues, as well as a series of decorative initials.” [Middendorp 2004]
Digitizations include OPTI Eisen (Castcraft, 1990–91; 3 weights plus 1 italic, used for sample) and OL Egmont (Dennis Ortiz-Lopez, 2005).
Egmont in use
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