[LMB] What’s needed

Baur baur at chello.at
Sat Feb 1 17:21:20 GMT 2020


Am 01.02.2020 um 17:40 schrieb Tony Zbaraschuk:
> 
> On Sat, February 1, 2020 2:24 am, Baur wrote:

>> might this be a question of pen quality?
>>
>> early pens / reeds only holding enough ink for a single letter (or part
>> thereof) giving raise to single letter scripts with many "broken" (start /
>> stop) lines
>>
>> better quality pens giving thinner lines and holding enough ink for
>> several letters, giving raise to cursive scripts allowing to write several
>> letters in one flowing motion before having to dip the pen into the ink
>> again?
> 
> Scribal and artistic preference...

which is imho still to some degree pushed by the available technology of 
writing

servus

markus


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