Antykwa P贸艂tawskiego

This font was designed in the 鈥榯wenties and the 鈥榯hirties of XX century by a聽Polish graphic artist and a聽typographer Adam P贸艂tawski.聽 It was widely used by Polish printing houses as long as metal types were in use (until ca the 鈥榮ixties).

The electronic replica of Antykwa P贸艂tawskiego was prepared by Bogus艂aw Jackowski, Janusz M.聽Nowacki and Piotr Strzelczyk (鈥淛NS TEAM鈥) and released during the meeting of the Polish TeX Users Group (GUST) (Bachotek, Poland, April-May,聽2000) as a聽preliminary version.

The main source of Antykwa P贸艂tawskiego were printouts of metal types.聽 Janusz M.聽Nowacki programmed glyphs in METATYPE1 using tools prepared by Bogus艂aw Jackowski and Piotr Strzelczyk.聽 The tools make use of METAPOST, AWK, TeX, Type聽1 utilities, Ghostscript, and perl.聽 A聽lot聽of testing and tuning was carried out in the BOP firm.

The current version of Antykwa P贸艂tawskiego is meant for bold people, primarily for testing purposes.

Download:

Antykwa P贸艂tawskiego, gen. 2010-10-12:
– for TeX聽 (zip)
– Open Type聽 (zip)
– True Type聽 (zip)
– GUST Font License聽 (txt)