A.M. Cassandre

A.M. Cassandre was a painter, commercial poster artist and typeface designer. In 1929 Cassandre developed Bifur and was sponsored by French type foundry Deberny & Peignot. Thru it’s mixture of fat and thin lines and crossbars, it came ahead of it’s time in the world of typography.

Specimen sheet of Bifur typeface designed by A.M. Cassandre for Deberny & Peignot.
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