All fonts
Browse Fonts by category

Robert Hunter Middleton

Robert Hunter Middleton – born 6. 5. 1898 in Glasgow, Scotland, died 3. 8. 1985 in Chicago, USA – type designer, printer.

1908: moves to the USA. Studies painting at the Art Institute of Chicago. From 1923 onwards: type designer for the Ludlow Typograph Company. Works with Ernst F. Detterer and starts producing new weights and versions of Detterer’s Eusebius typeface in 1923. 1933–71: art director of the Ludlow Typograph Company. 1944: founds the Cherryburn Press.

Fonts: Eusebius (1923–29), Ludlow Black (1924), Cameo (1927), Record Gothic (1927–60), Delphian Open (1928), Stellar (1929), (1930–42), Karnak (1931–42), Lafayette (1932), Maifair Italic (1932), Eden (1934), Mandate (1934), (1935), (1937), Stencil (1938), (1940), Samson (1940), Flair (1941), Admiral Script (1953), Florentine Italic (1956), Formal Script (1956), Wave (1962), (1973).

Publications include: Bruce Beck “Robert Hunter Middleton, the man and his letters. Eight essays on his life and career”, Chicago 1985.

* TYPOGRAPHY – An Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques Throughout History by Friedrich Friedl, Nicolaus Ott (Editor), Bernard Stein, published by Könemann Verlagsgesellschaft mbH.

Coronet, Umbra are trademarks of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, which may be registered in certain jurisdictions, exclusively licensed through Linotype GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG.

Personal details

  • From: United States of America
  • Born: Glasgow, Scotland, 1898
  • Died: Chicago, Illinois, 1985
  • What he does: Type Design, Type Founding

26 font families by Robert Hunter Middleton

A
80
A
Sort by:

Albums

12 font styles from $35.00
Big July earthquakes confound zany experimental vow.

Albums

4 font styles from $29.00
Gen. Schwarzkopf’s job quietly vexed him.
Coronet® Coronet®

Albums

2 font styles from $29.00
When we go back to Juarez, Mexico, do we fly over picturesque Arizona?

Albums

2 font styles from $29.00
Back in my quaint garden jaunty zinnias vie with flaunting phlox.

Albums

1 font style from $29.00
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

Albums

1 font style from $35.00
We promptly judged antique ivory buckles for the next prize.
Umbra® Umbra®

Albums

1 font style from $29.00
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

Albums

1 font style from $60.00
Putin backs away from Iraq zeal; Bush, vexed, jogs.
Bodoni Campanile Pro™ Bodoni Campanile Pro™
Bodoni Campanile Pro™ Bodoni Campanile Pro™
Bodoni Campanile Pro™ Bodoni Campanile Pro™
Bodoni Campanile Pro™ Bodoni Campanile Pro™
Bodoni Campanile Pro™ Bodoni Campanile Pro™

Albums

2 font styles from $24.95
Quick wafting zephyrs vex bold Jim.

Albums

1 font style from $39.00
How razorback-jumping frogs level six piqued gymnasts!
Samson Classic SG™ Samson Classic SG™

Albums

4 font styles from $39.00
Alfredo just must bring very exciting news to the plaza quickly.
Stellar Classic SG™ Stellar Classic SG™
Stellar Classic SG™ Stellar Classic SG™

Albums

2 font styles from $45.00
How vexing a fumble to drop a jolly zucchini in the quicksand.

Albums

6 font styles from $45.00
Ebenezer unexpectedly bagged two tranquil aardvarks with his jiffy vacuum cleaner.

Albums

10 font styles from $45.00
Freight to me sixty dozen quart jars and twelve black pans.

Albums

2 font styles from $35.00
Playing jazz vibe chords quickly excites my wife.
Bodoni™ Bodoni™

Albums

1 font style from $24.95
New farmhand proves strong but lazy, picking just six quinces.
Middleton Brush™ Middleton Brush™
Middleton Brush™ Middleton Brush™
Middleton Brush™ Middleton Brush™
Middleton Brush™ Middleton Brush™

Albums

2 font styles from $45.00
Wham! Volcano erupts fiery liquid death onto ex-jazzbo Kenny G.

Albums

1 font style from $45.00
Mix Zapf with Veljovic and get quirky Beziers.
Bodoni Black Condensed Bodoni Black Condensed
Bodoni Black Condensed Bodoni Black Condensed
Bodoni Black Condensed Bodoni Black Condensed
Bodoni Black Condensed Bodoni Black Condensed
Bodoni Black Condensed Bodoni Black Condensed

Albums

1 font style from $10.00
Queen Elizabeth’s proxy waved off Mick Jagger.

Albums

1 font style from $39.90
Turgid saxophones blew over Mick’s jazzy quiff.
Admiral Script™ Admiral Script™

Albums

10 font styles from $39.00
How vexing a fumble to drop a jolly zucchini in the quicksand.
Nicolas Jenson SG™ Nicolas Jenson SG™
Nicolas Jenson SG™ Nicolas Jenson SG™
Nicolas Jenson SG™ Nicolas Jenson SG™
Nicolas Jenson SG™ Nicolas Jenson SG™
Nicolas Jenson SG™ Nicolas Jenson SG™

Albums

1 font style
Beloved Groucho joked with a mix of zany quips.