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I'm trying to ID this calligraphy/sans display face.
My guess is that it is custom, but would be great if anyone knows of something close.
Double faux calligraphic. (It ties in with the faux naïve trend.) This is probably drawn with a skeleton path and a pen effect applied in Adobe Illustrator. A real pen would not produce such shapes. A pen would, for example, produce different marks for downstrokes and upstrokes. Poor emulation of a pen > turned digital font > knocked out of image. Good thing I grew a mustache prior to logging in to Typophile.
Not to say professional type isn’t also sometimes faux calligraphic. The early type founders likely started with traces of the pen — but unlike the above, it would’ve been a real pen. So, emulating the pen in metal > negatives > digital curves. (And then spending months and years fine-tuning. Often forgotten.)
Thanks Frode, great answer
Should be a promotional poster by Les Graphiquants Maxime Tétard and Romain Rachlin for one of their bespoke typeface called "La Berline Caligraphique" (as stated on the poster), calligraphic version of "La Berline Grotesk" (as showcased top right on their website). The only loosely similar alternative I know is The Stroke Sans by ABSTRKT. 2 more: Seladór by Maximilian Huber and Displace by Denis Serebryakov