“Based on the decorated letters designed by P.S. Fournier c. 1746 and reproduced by Peignot.” [JBJ]
“Fournier or Fournier Le Jeune, with the exception of the figures, is a reproduction of Le Fournier Le Jeune originally cut in France in 1768 […] and revived in 1913 [by G. Deberny]. ATF secured the American rights in 1926.” [McGrew 1993]
Also offered by the Amsterdam Type Foundry as Gravure verziert.
Digitally revived by Paul D. Hunt for LTC as LTC Fournier Le Jeune, featuring “more elaborate ‘Vogue Initials’ caps which were offered by ATF in 1920s.” [P22] Latter were designed by Clarence Pearson Hornung in 1923. [Reichardt 2011]
Fournier Le Jeune in use
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