Most blackletter signs and inscriptions in the streets of St. Gallen are not derived from typefaces, but are custom lettering work. “Gallery The Ostrich” is one of the few exceptions — it uses Alte Schwabacher. This is one the most popular digital blackletter fonts, along with Fette Fraktur, Fette Gotisch, Wilhelm Klingspor Gotisch, Old English and Engravers’ Old English.
Galerie zum Strauss
Source: http://www.flickr.com. Uploaded to Flickr by Florian Hardwig and tagged with “alteschwabacher”. License: All Rights Reserved.
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