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Specimen, Domaine Sans Italic typeface, 2013

This is a Specimen. It was designed by Kris Sowersby and made for Klim Type Foundry. It is dated 2013. Its medium is digital print.

The Domaine family (2013) has been released in numerous weights and styles. Domaine Sans Italic maintains the typeface’s distinctive contrast between thick and thin strokes while eliminating serifs. Sowersby, a leader in the field of typeface design, offers his wares to the global design community through his Klim Type Foundry.

This object was donated by Kris Sowersby. It is credited Courtesy of Klim Type Foundry.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 89.2 × 65.1 cm (35 1/8 × 25 5/8 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.

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