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Matrices of Rosart's Garamonde Romaine | by aka LeMo
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Matrices of Rosart's Garamonde Romaine

‘Garmont’ type cut by Jacques-François Rosart, and acquired by the Plantin-Moretus foundry in 1758. Matrices show no standardizations for casting with fixed mould registers.

 

Cataloged as ‘MA 45’ in L. Voet (et al.), Inventory of the Plantin-Moretus Museum -Punches and Matrices (Antwerp, 1960) p.43

 

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Taken on January 2, 2014