Linotype Dummy™

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What is the Linotype Dummy™ font?

Linotype Dummy is a part of the Take Type Library, chosen from the contestants of Linotype’s International Digital Type Design Contests of 1994 and 1997. The Canadian artist Tad Biernot based the design of his font on optical illusions like those of M. C. Escher. The reader cannot always exactly decide if a character is twisting toward or away or both. Linotype Dummy is available in black and outline weights and is suited exclusively to short headlines in large point sizes.

Linotype Dummy™ Font families

The Linotype Dummy™ includes the following font families:

  • Linotype Dummy Black
  • Linotype Dummy Outline

Linotype Dummy™ Preview

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