Georg Trump

Intro German graphic designer
Was Designer Artist Graphic designer Postage stamp designer
From Germany
Type Arts Creativity
Gender male
Birth 10 July 1896, Rot am See, Germany
Death 21 December 1985, Munich, Germany (aged 89 years)
Star sign Cancer

Georg Trump (10 July 1896 – 21 December 1985) was a German graphics, typeface and postage stamp designer, known for designs such as the book typeface Trump Mediaeval (1954), the slab serif City (c. 1931) and the condensed, industrial Schadow. Trump fought in both WWI and WWII, the latter which left him severely wounded. He studied under Friedrich Hermann Ernst Schneidler [de], and was a fellow lecturer with Jan Tschichold in Munich. He worked for the Berthold Type Foundry and then the Weber Type Foundry in Stuttgart.

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