Maximilien Vox – a person of many talents

October 30th, 2014

According to info got by French Post issued a special commemorative stamp dedicated to Maximilien Vox. The stamp depicts a portrait of this talented person. The item was released on the 17th of October and is now available for purchasing.

Maximilien Vox (real name: Samuel William Théodore Monod) was a French writer, cartoonist, illustrator, publisher, journalist, critic art theorist and historian of the French letter and typography. He was born on 16 December 1894 in Condé-sur-Noireau and died on 18 December 1974 in Lurs where he is buried. He created the VOX-ATypI classification.