Bram de Does


Bram de Does (1934–2015) is a Dutch graphic and type designer, notable for his book design and typefaces Trinité and Lexicon.

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A long-awaited reprint of the 2004 book ‘Dutch Type’, a comprehensive overview of type design and lettering in the Netherlands from the 15th to the 20th centuries
Bram de Does has conducted extended research into the endless combinations of patterns, ornaments, and borders.
This book contains two essays by the Dutch typographer and type designer Bram de Does on the development of his two typefaces Trinité and Lexicon.
This is the first publication devoted to De Does’s life and work best known as a type and book designer, creator of typefaces Trinité and Lexicon.
Comprehensive overview of type design in the Netherlands from the fifteenth century till 2004. The book provides insights into the methods of the Dutch type.

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Bram de Does (Amsterdam, 1934-2015) is a graphic and type designer. From 1958 to 1988 he worked, with several intervals, at Joh. Enschedé, a pr...