Escritura Hebrew

5 fonts for


Single styles from $21.00 (1 Free)

Designed by Ricardo Santos, Escritura Hebrew is a serif font family. This typeface has five styles and was published by Vanarchiv.


Escritura Hebrew Regular


Escritura Hebrew Medium


Escritura Hebrew DemiBold


Escritura Hebrew Bold



It was my first attempt to drawing a Hebrew alphabet for mach directly with other typeface (Latin) which I already designed. The Latin version is an handwriting display typeface influenced by chancery handwriting from the Italian Renaissance (broad-nib pen).

One of the most typographic characteristic is there wavy forms, especially the serifs, where contains some of the main calligraphic references from this font family. The Hebrew script contain reverse contrast, the vertical proportions are more tall and the stroke weight is slightly more strong than latin lowercase to produce a correct visual balance between them, especially on small sizes (text proportions).

This Hebrew square book-hand was influenced by Sephardic script style. The Latin characters contains interrupted strokes, the same was made for Hebrew letterforms to transpose correctly the same calligraphic approach between these two different alphabets.

Foundry Vanarchiv
Price $21.00
Style Serif
Designer Ricardo Santos
Licenses Desktop
Web Font
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