A Brief History of Type

By | 2018-04-22T10:48:54+00:00 April 13th, 2015|Typography|

Since the beginning of time, and as far as Homo-Erectus exists, inscribing words, shapes, images, etc., called pictograms, has been the only way for people to send a written message - both among each other, and through time and history. The Mayas, Incas and Sumerians have given us a rich history of pictograms. They were sophisticated enough to baffle historians and linguists, and continue to do so even to this day.