A refinement of Roman inscriptional capitals designed by Bruce Rogers as a titling design for signage in the Metropolitan Museum. Rogers later designed for the Monotype Corporation a lowercase based on Jenson’s work, turning the titling into a full typeface, Centaur, the most elegant and Aldine of the Jenson derivatives.
Centaur® Font families
The Centaur® includes the following font families:
Centaur Pro Regular
Centaur Pro Italic
Centaur Pro Bold
Centaur Pro Bold Italic
Centaur Std Regular
Centaur Std Italic
Centaur Std Bold
Centaur Std Bold Italic
Here is a preview of how Centaur® will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Centaur® a free to download font?
I'm afraid not. Centaur® is not free to download. You will need to pay for it with your hard earn money.
Most fonts that we feature on PimpMyFonts.com is a premium font. We do have a Free Fonts category where we showcase all of the best free fonts that you can download.
Trust me when I say, don't waste your time searching for a free download of Centaur®. You will not find a link anywhere.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Centaur® for free. You might see a few websites that will say "Free Download" of Centaur® font, but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Centaur® remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Centaur® and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)