All fonts
Browse Fonts by category

Jakob Erbar

Jakob Erbar – born 2. 8. 1878 in Düsseldorf, Germany, died 1. 7. 1935 in Cologne, Germany – type designer, teacher. Trained as a compositor in Düsseldorf and took courses in type with Fritz Helmut Ehmcke and Anna Simons. Job typesetter for the Dumont-Schauberg printing works in Cologne. 1908: teaches at the Städtische Berufsschule. 1919–35: teaches at the Kölner Werkschule. Fonts: Feder-Grotesk (1908), with the variants Lumina, Lux and Phosphor (1922–30), (1923), (1936). * TYPOGRAPHY – An Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques Throughout History by Friedrich Friedl, Nicolaus Ott (Editor), Bernard Stein, published by Könemann Verlagsgesellschaft mbH. Erbar, Koloss and are trademarks of Bauer Types SA.

Personal details

  • From: Germany
  • Born: Düsseldorf, 1878
  • Died: Cologne, 1935
  • What he does: Type Design, Teaching
map pin

18 font families by Jakob Erbar

A
80
A
Sort by:

Albums

2 font styles from $39.00
Jay visited back home and gazed upon a brown fox and quail.

Albums

7 font styles from $35.00
Quick wafting zephyrs vex bold Jim.
URW Erbar™ URW Erbar™

Albums

1 font style from $7.99
The exodus of jazzy pigeons is craved by squeamish walkers.
Eller Initials Eller Initials
Eller Initials Eller Initials
Eller Initials Eller Initials
Eller Initials Eller Initials
Eller Initials Eller Initials

Albums

2 font styles from $35.00
Just work for improved basic techniques to maximize your typing skill.

Albums

1 font style from $39.00
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Phosphor Phosphor

Albums

2 font styles from $35.00
TV folk buy ex-Prez John Quincy Adams’ wig.

Albums

4 font styles from $35.00
Questions of a zealous nature have become by degrees petty waxen jokes.
Candida® Candida®

Albums

3 font styles from $26.00
A good quick jab of a pen may vex Will Shortz.
Candida® SB Candida® SB
Candida® SB Candida® SB
Candida® SB Candida® SB

Albums

3 font styles from $26.00
Schwarzkopf vexed Iraq big-time in July.
Candida® SH Candida® SH
Candida® SH Candida® SH
Candida® SH Candida® SH

Albums

5 font styles from $35.00
We promptly judged antique ivory buckles for the next prize.

Albums

3 font styles from $79.75
When we go back to Juarez, Mexico, do we fly over picturesque Arizona?

Albums

3 font styles from $35.00
Cozy lummox gives smart squid who asks for job pen.

Albums

3 font styles from $29.00
Fixing the razor, J.S. Bach vowed to primp quickly.

Albums

6 font styles from $39.00
Baroque? Hell, just mix a dozen wacky pi fonts & you’ve got it.

Albums

1 font style from $10.00
Turgid saxophones blew over Mick’s jazzy quiff.

Albums

5 font styles from $12.00
William said that everything about his jacket was in quite good condition except for the zipper.
Letterpress Letterpress
Letterpress Letterpress
Letterpress Letterpress
Letterpress Letterpress
Letterpress Letterpress