GLC foundry

GLC foundry
Gilles Le Corre was born in 1950 in Nantes, France. Painter since the end of 70s, he is also an engraver, a photographer and a calligrapher. The GLC foundry was starting in 2008, proposing historical fonts and revival, trying to keep the spirit of the old style prints and manuscripts.

GLC foundry

2009 GLC Plantin

2009 GLC Plantin

2009 GLC Plantin

2009 GLC Plantin

3 options from $38.00

We have created this family as an attempt to submit a Plantin's font pattern overview. So IT IS NOT a real historical font, but a "looking like". We have added the special east european diacritics (Czech,...

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1785 GLC Baskerville

1785 GLC Baskerville

1785 GLC Baskerville

1785 GLC Baskerville

3 options from $42.00

This family was created inspired from the well-known Baskerville Roman and Italic typefaces created by John Baskerville, the English font designer. We were inspired from the original family sent by Baskerville's...

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2011 Slimtype

2011 Slimtype

2011 Slimtype

2011 Slimtype

3 options from $42.00

This light manual font, with two styles, is a looking like slab serif or typewriter patern. It is containing Western and Northern European, Icelandic, Baltic, Eastern, Central European and Turkish specific...

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2011 Slimtype Sans

2011 Slimtype Sans

2011 Slimtype Sans

2011 Slimtype Sans

3 options from $42.00

This light manual font, with two styles, is the sans serif version of our slab serif "2011 Slimtype". It is containing Western and Northern European, Icelandic, Baltic, Eastern, Central European and Turkish...

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1913 Typewriter

1913 Typewriter

1913 Typewriter

1913 Typewriter

6 options from $10.00

This font was patterned from a few characters on a genuine old 1913 small portable typewriter It looks like those early typescripts, rough, irregular and eroded, suggestive of mythical famous authors,...

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1820 Modern

1820 Modern

1820 Modern

1820 Modern

6 options from $38.00

This family (4 files) was created inspired mainly ( Normal and Italic style ) from a Didot's pattern font used in Rennes (France, Britany) by Cousin-Danelle, printers, for " Antiquités historiques et...

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1741 Financiere

1741 Financiere

1741 Financiere

1741 Financiere

3 options from $20.00

This family was created inspired from the Fournier's font named "Financiere" or "Batarde coulee". It is a looking like manual font,carved in 1741 by Pierre Simon Fournier "le jeune" & published in his...

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1792 La Marseillaise

1792 La Marseillaise

1792 La Marseillaise

1792 La Marseillaise

1 option from $42.00

This font, was created inspired from the original manuscript of the French revolutionary song "La Marseillaise", becoming later the French national hymn, composed in one night (1792 April 25th) by the...

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1621 GLC Pilgrims

1621 GLC Pilgrims

1621 GLC Pilgrims

1621 GLC Pilgrims

1 option from $30.00

This font was created inspired from the wood blocks carved for cheap books, posters, calendars or newspaper in the end of 1500's and early 1600's. We have tried to keep their innocence and rought style....

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1651 Alchemy

1651 Alchemy

1651 Alchemy

1651 Alchemy

4 options from $14.00

This family is a compilation created from a Garamond set in use in Paris circa 1651, but similar to those, eroded and tired, who were in use during centuries to print cheap publications, as well as in...

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1456 Gutenberg B42 Pro

1456 Gutenberg B42 Pro

1456 Gutenberg B42 Pro

1456 Gutenberg B42 Pro

1 option from $42.00

Is it necessary to tell the Gutenberg story? "1456 Gutenberg Pro" is the second Gutenberg typeface produced by GLC foundry. This actual font was created inspired from the so called "B42" character...

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2010 Dance Of Death

2010 Dance Of Death

2010 Dance Of Death

2010 Dance Of Death

1 option from $28.00

This font was created inspired from the medieval "Dances of Death" patterns, as a modest tribute to the famous engraver Hans Holbein's "Alphabet of death". We have tried to keep the spirit of the time...

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2010 Pipo Pro

2010 Pipo Pro

2010 Pipo Pro

2010 Pipo Pro

2 options from $42.00

This font is a looking like manual slab serif pattern. The "Pro" version is containing Western (including Celtic) and Northern European, Icelandic, Baltic, Eastern, Central European, Turkish and Cyrillic...

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825 Karolus

825 Karolus

825 Karolus

825 Karolus

1 option from $38.00

In the beginning of 800's, in the reign of Carolus Magnus (or "Karolus", as himself was signing), a large reformation of the written characters was conducted under the authority of Alcuin, Paul Diacre...

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1871 Dreamer 2 Pro

1871 Dreamer 2 Pro

1871 Dreamer 2 Pro

1871 Dreamer 2 Pro

1 option from $42.00

Like our first "1871 Dreamer Script" this script font was created inspired from a lot of manuscripts, notes and drafts, written by the famous american poet Walt Whitman. However, it is a very different...

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1968 GLC Graffiti

1968 GLC Graffiti

1968 GLC Graffiti

1968 GLC Graffiti

1 option from $32.00

This font was created inspired by the paint brush letters patern in use in the 60 - 70's for the protest slogans tagged on the cities walls. By this distant period, we didn't commonly used aerosols like...

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1543 German Deluxe

1543 German Deluxe

1543 German Deluxe

1543 German Deluxe

4 options from $15.00

This family was created inspired from the sets of fonts used in 1543 by Michael Isingrin, printer in Basell (Germany) to print the splendid "New Kre¸terbuch..."("New herbal..."), with numerous nice pictures,...

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1871 Victor Hugo

1871 Victor Hugo

1871 Victor Hugo

1871 Victor Hugo

1 option from $42.00

The famous French poet and novelist Victor Hugo (1802-1885) used several handwriting style, sometimes almost illegible. His manuscripts destined to be published was written using a script style, to be...

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