Chianti BT™

by Bitstream

About this font family

Chianti was designed at Bitstream by senior designer Dennis Pasternak in 1991 and initially released in 1995. The intent behind the design was to provide a humanist sanserif of high readability at a wide range of sizes and weights.

Humanist sanserifs (others that fall into this category are Linotype’s Frutiger and Optima, and Monotype’s Gill Sans) are an attempt to improve the readability of sanserifs by applying classical roman structure to the letterforms. More…

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Chianti

$29.00

Chianti OSF

$29.00

Available formats

only available in some of the styles:
OpenType TTF  


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