Steiner draws inspiration from such sources as romanticism, stone carving and countryside cemeteries. But the stone carving is not all about strength and romanticism was not all grave and serious-looking.
Vojtěch Říha embraced the opposing forces of the turning centuries in this distinctive headline font. The letterforms include contrast between thick and thin lines. Massive triangular serifs are balanced with bulbous terminals. Seven styles with dynamic italics include a shadowed ‘headline’ style.
Steiner is a contemporary serif for magazine headlines, logotypes and any large-size text.