CTAN Comprehensive TeX Archive Network

playfair – Playfair Display fonts with support

Play­fair Dis­play is well suited for ti­tling and head­lines. It has an ex­tra large x-height and short de­scen­ders. It can be set with no lead­ing if space is tight, for in­stance in news head­lines, or for stylis­tic ef­fect in ti­tles. Cap­i­tals are ex­tra short, and only very slightly heav­ier than the low­er­case char­ac­ters. This helps achieve a more even ty­po­graph­i­cal colour when type­set­ting proper nouns and ini­tialisms.

Ver­sion 2014-05-23
Li­censesThe SIL Open Font Li­cense
Main­tainerBob Ten­nent
TDS archiveplayfair.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeX Live as play­fair
MiKTeX as play­fair
TopicsOTF Font
Dis­play Font
Font Type1

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (2.6M).

Com­mu­nity Com­ments



Here you can see a re­spec­tive di­a­gram in newer browsers.


Guest Book Sitemap Contact Contact Author