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Download nowDesigner: Adrian Frutiger
Publisher: Linotype
Frutiger was designed by Adrian Frutiger and published by Linotype. Frutiger contains 38 styles and family package options. The font is currently #29 in Best Sellers. 

In 1968, Adrian Frutiger was commissioned to develop a sign and directional system for the new Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. Though everyone thought he would want to use his successful Univers font family, Frutiger decided instead to make a new sans serif typeface that would be suitable for the specific legibility requirements of airport signage: easy recognition from the distances and angles of driving and walking. The resulting font was in accord with the modern architecture of the airport.

In 1976, he expanded and completed the family for D. Stempel AG in conjunction with Linotype, and it was named Frutiger.

The Frutiger family is neither strictly geometric nor humanistic in construction; its forms are designed so that each individual character is quickly and easily recognized. Such distinctness makes it good for signage and display work. Although it was originally intended for the large scale of an airport, the full family has a warmth and subtlety that have, in recent years, made it popular for the smaller scale of body text in magazines and booklets.

Font Family:
· Frutiger Pro 45 Light
· Frutiger Pro 46 Light Italic
· Frutiger Pro 55 Roman
· Frutiger Pro 56 Italic
· Frutiger Pro 65 Bold
· Frutiger Pro 66 Bold Italic
· Frutiger Pro 75 Black
· Frutiger Pro 76 Black Italic
· Frutiger Pro 95 Ultra Black
· Frutiger Pro 47 Light Condensed
· Frutiger Pro 48 Light Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Pro 57 Condensed
· Frutiger Pro 58 Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Pro 67 Bold Condensed
· Frutiger Pro 68 Bold Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Pro 77 Black Condensed
· Frutiger Pro 78 Black Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Pro 87 Extra Black Condensed
· Frutiger Pro 88 Extra Black Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Std 45 Light
· Frutiger Std 46 Light Italic
· Frutiger Std 55 Roman
· Frutiger Std 56 Italic
· Frutiger Std 65 Bold
· Frutiger Std 66 Bold Italic
· Frutiger Std 75 Black
· Frutiger Std 76 Black Italic
· Frutiger Std 95 Ultra Black
· Frutiger Std 47 Light Condensed
· Frutiger Std 48 Light Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Std 57 Condensed
· Frutiger Std 58 Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Std 67 Bold Condensed
· Frutiger Std 68 Bold Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Std 77 Black Condensed
· Frutiger Std 78 Black Condensed Italic
· Frutiger Std 87 Extra Black Condensed
· Frutiger Std 88 Extra Black Condensed Italic


File Size: 13.91 MB


Tags: information, legible, magazine, signage, xsf, 1970s, 1980s, 201909131534, hmp, humanist, sans-serif, traffic, transport

Release date: September 14, 2000

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