Re: Weiss, specifically Italic
Neufville-Bauersche is still casting from some of their holdings but I
believe not all the Weiss is available. The website address is
But this will only get you to their holdings. which are slated for
digitization. But that probably won't happen.
An email to
will provide information about casting particulars to any interested.
At one time Castcraft (of Chicago/NY Division) was an agent for
Neufville and would facilitate orders but...
Not much interest in buying good metal foundry I'm afraid, or the
foundries would still be around. But then, the same circumstances
applies to good digital type.
> Weiss Roman is not available from any of the American metalfoundries, at least according to "Typefaces Available from
U.S.Foundries" on the AAPA website. Nor is it listed on the Stempel
site (a longshot but I checked anyway). Bauer is still in business as
Fundición Tipográfica Bauer, but I don't know whether they are still