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Korolev Condensed Alternates

Korolev Condensed Alternates Full family

Includes: Korolev Condensed Alternates Thin, Korolev Condensed Alternates Extra Light, Korolev Condensed Alternates Light, Korolev Condensed Alternates Regular, Korolev Condensed Alternates Medium, Korolev Condensed Alternates Demi Bold, Korolev Condensed Alternates Extra Bold, Korolev Condensed Alternates Bold, Korolev Condensed Alternates Heavy

Korolev Condensed Alternates Essentials

Includes: Korolev Condensed Alternates Extra Light, Korolev Condensed Alternates Medium, Korolev Condensed Alternates Bold

About Korolev Condensed Alternates
DF Korolev is a 72 weight geometric sans serif family based on lettering by an anonymous Soviet graphic designer from the propaganda displays at the Communist Red Square parade in 1937. It has been named in honor of Sergey Pavlovich Korolyov, or Korolev, considered by many to be the father of practical astronomics. Rational and robust, it is also elegant and refined. Tracings done in Illustrator over a photograph featuring this type pinned down some of the basic character shapes. These were then imported into FontLab, where the full glyph complement was developed. The lower-case has been designed from scratch, and adheres to the structural logic of the uppercase as closely as possible.
Designed by
Rian Hughes
Current release
Jan 1, 2001
Initial release
Jan 1, 2001
Script(s)
Latin
Language support
Western Europe, Central/Eastern Europe, Baltic, Turkish, Romanian
Features
Stylistic Alternates, Standard Ligatures, Proportional Figures, Tabular Figures
Font formats
.OTF
Individual weights & styles (9 fonts)
Thin, Extra Light, Light, Regular, Medium, Demi Bold, Extra Bold, Bold, Heavy
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