Roman fonts such as Times New Roman are all based on one man's handwriting

Roman fonts such as Times New Roman are all based on one man’s handwriting

Roman fonts such as Times New Roman are all based on one man’s handwriting. Poggio was famous for his beautiful and legible book hand. The formal humanist script he invented developed into Roman type, which remains popular as a printing font today (as his friend Niccolò de’ Niccoli’s script developed into the Italic type first […]