Typeface Classification

Baskerville id from the transitional family, as they represent the initial departure from centuries of old style tradition and immediately predate the Modern period. The transitional characteristics are greater contrast between thick and thin, wider, gracefully bracketed serifs with flat base and a large x- height.

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