What is a grotesque? Well, the definition of a grotesque is a bit nuanced. From a broad view, grotesque is used as a synonym for sans serif fonts in general. More specifically, grotesque refers to the set of sans serif fonts produced around 1815. Sans serifs from this time period and the following few decades are called grotesque and also sometimes Grotesk or Gothic.
You can recognize a grotesque in a few ways. Grotesques have a slightly crude appearance and a lot of visual character. These...
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