The initial release of Canapé consists of 4 members:
- Bold Italic
The italics have an additional set of playful swash alternates for all relevant characters—especially useful for display use.
Default figure sets
Proportional and tabular figures as lining old-style versions.
Additional figure sets
Inverted figure set and italic swash figures as lining and old-style versions.
Metrics and class-based kerning.
Carefully crafted metrics and class kerning combinations guarantee optimal spacing for almost any case, minimizing the need for manual corrections by the user of the font.
Punctuation, mathematical operators, brackets and so on are
replaced or repositioned for optimal alignment when text is set to »all capitals«. In addition the letter spacing is automatically increased.
Small Caps & All Caps
… changes small letters and punctuation to small capitals. “All small caps” also replaces figures, currency symbols and some special characters with small cap alternates.
Swashes (Italics only)
Replaces capitals, small letters, figures and some other characters from the standards italics with swash glyphs—especially useful for display use.
Dozens of ligatures for typical problematic letter pairs, including ligatures for historic forms.
Decorative ligatures for display use.
Smaller letterforms for use as ordinals and superscript letter. A complete set of small letters (a–z, è) as well as punctuation is available.
Contextual improvement of details for Th und www.
Capital Sharp S
… available as option for caps and small caps typesetting.
Historical forms for z and s and their ligatures are available through the stylistic set ss02.
FRAC, SUPS, SINF, NUMR, DNOM
A complete set of figures for fractions, indices, superscript, inferiors, numerators and denominators.
Canapé includes a set of arrows, which can also be typed in when the stylistic set SS04 is activated.
Canapé regularI love those who yearn for the impossible.
Canapé ItalicLove and desire are the spirit’s wings to great deeds.
Canapé BoldThe artist alone sees spirits. But after he has told of their appearing to him, everybody sees them.
Canapé Bold ItalicCharacter is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
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