What is the Wagner Grotesk font?
This is the elaborate digital version of Edel Grotesque Bold Condensed (also known as Lessing, Reichgrotesk, and Wotan Bold Condensed) a 1914 typeface by Johannes Wagner, which was later adopted by pretty much every European type foundry, exported into the Americas, and used on war propaganda posters on either side of the Atlantic.
Bold, condensed, yet clear and legible, Wagner Grotesk is good for cramming information into tight spaces. Extended language support includes Western, Central and Eastern European character sets, as well as Greek, Cyrillic, Baltic, Esperanto, Maltese, Turkish, and Celtic/Welsh languages. Biform letters and small caps make Wagner Grotesk a most versatile and functional headline face.
Wagner Grotesk Font families
The Wagner Grotesk includes the following font families:
- Wagner Grotesk Pro
- Wagner Grotesk Regular
- Wagner Grotesk SC
- Wagner Grotesk Biform
Wagner Grotesk Preview
Here is a preview of how Wagner Grotesk will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.