The Anatomy of Type

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The Typographic Desk Reference Written and designed by Theo Rosendorf

Came across this quick reference guide of typographic terms and definitions today. I just love the page above explaining the anatomy and form of letters. What is it with type? The book is called The typographic Desk Reference.

Typography poster by T.Johnston, via Flickr

West Texas A Type 2 Project: educational poster aimed at informing the viewer about typography and some of its terms.

A useful chart depicting 'The Anatomy of Type'. #inspiration

This chart is a helpful way to illustrate and highlight each of the type anatomy terms that will be useful in this class. They show different examples than what we have seen in our textbook and in lecture.

The Anatomy of a Letter (Printable)

The Anatomy of a Letter (Printable)

Typography / FFFFOUND! — Designspiration

Modern typography because of the contrasting 'stem' and 'cross section' Interesting 'aperture'

Type Anatomy A-Visual-Guide-to-the-Anatomy-of-Typography-Infographic

Type Anatomy A-Visual-Guide-to-the-Anatomy-of-Typography-Infographic