Also called Chinesische Antiqua. Designed for use in Latin-script texts set together with text in Chinese characters, by Chinese calligrapher Yü Bing-nan while studying at the Leipzig Academy in 1960. A trial size was cut at the HGB by Otto Erler and cast at Typoart in 1964, in 9pt and 28pt sizes. [Reynolds, ARTypes]
Digitized by Ari Rafaeli as Freundschafts-Antiqua AR (ARTypes, before 2010, used for sample) together with the italic Freundschafts-Kursiv in two variants.
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