Typeology

Typology: Classification according to general type
Typeology: Lists of subjectively related typefaces

The Godfather’s Haunted Lineage

Othello
Othello (Gustav F. Schroeder, Central Type Foundry, ca.1884–92)
Othello (Morris Fuller Benton, ATF, 1934)
Roundhead (Franklin, 1889 / MacKellar, Smiths & Jordan, ca.1891)
Fiorello (Photo-Lettering), CG Fiorello Condensed (Compugraphic), PL Fiorello Condensed (Agfa/Monotype)
Larchmont, the Godfather logo font (Lettergraphics, official name unconfirmed, may be a clone)
Dutch Master (Roger Hartley, Silver Graphics, 1995)
Macbeth (Linotype)
Iago NF (Nick Curtis, Nick’s Fonts, 2011)
Bathysphere (Seymour Caprice, Kickingbird, 2013)

Rubens
Rubens (John F. Cumming, Boston Type Foundry, 1884 / ATF / Palmer & Rey / Franklin, 1889)
Teniers (John F. Cumming, Boston Type Foundry, 1887) Seems to be simply a small caps version of Rubens.
Ravenscroft (Justin Callaghan, Mickey Avenue, 2001)
Rubens (Jordan Davies, Wooden Type Fonts, 2005)
Rublof (NovelFonts)
Whelan Antique (Photoscript, Ltd.)

Duerer
Duerer (John F. Cumming, Boston Type Foundry, ca.1890 / Palmer & Rey)
Excelsis (Dan X. Solo, Solotype)

Ornamental Cousins
Makart (Julius Herriet, Boston Type Foundry, ca.1886 / Palmer & Rey)
Argent (Cleveland Type Foundry, 1883)
Algonquin (John F. Cumming, Dickinson Type Foundry, ca.1890)
Telegraph (Charles H. Beeler, MacKellar, Smiths & Jordan, 1895)
Telegraph (Dan X. Solo, Solotype)
Apothecary (Roger Hartley, Silver Graphics, 1993)
LHF Ambrosia (Chuck Davis, Letterhead Fonts, 2004)
Astroid Primo (Spiece Graphics, 2009)

Wooden Uncles
506 (W. H. Page)
Teniers (Hamilton, 1888)
Teniers (Jordan Davies, Wooden Type Fonts, 2005)
William Page 506 (Jordan Davies, Wooden Type Fonts, 2005)
Goodfellow (Solotype)
House of Cards (Ryoichi Tsunekawa, Flat-It, 2012)

  1. typeologist posted this