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This is a revival of the work from Antonio Espinosa de los Monteros, first royal printer of the viceroyalty of Nueva Granada. I found some sheets with his work in the National Museum of Colombia. I guess I should clarify that Antonio Espinosa is one of my ancestors. I hope you like this project.


Think about the last Buddha. He started as a simple man (a prince, not quite simple), but a man. Some smooth insights made him to found the Nirvana very young. Gautama was designed after reading the Rudolph Hesse's Siddharta.


Serif, square brackets and highly contrasted. Santander is a new old flavored font. With a little higher x-height, it offers great readability for display and text. Inspired on the old italian type workshops.

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