Venetian 301

Want to download Venetian 301?

Click to download from MyFonts →

What is the Venetian 301 font?

Venetian 301 is the Bitstream version of the Centaur type family.
Centaur was designed by the American book designer Bruce Rogers on the basis of Venetian typefaces of 1470 of Nicolas Jenson. Beautiful Italic based on a face by Ludovico degli Arrighi was developed by Frederic Warde who was an American calligrapher and typography researcher was added as Italic to Centaur. Adapted for mechanical composition by English Monotype in 1929. Its lettershapes owe much to pen-drawn letters of Italian humanist minuscule and cursive. More…
This elegant humanist face is useful for the finest typography both for book text and display matter. Cyrillic version included small caps was developed for ParaType in 2003 by Dmitry Kirsanov.

Venetian 301 Font families

The Venetian 301 includes the following font families:

  • Venetian 301 Regular
  • Venetian 301 Italic
  • Venetian 301 DemiBold
  • Venetian 301 DemiBold Italic
  • Venetian 301 Bold
  • Venetian 301 Bold Italic

Venetian 301 Preview

Here is a preview of how Venetian 301 will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

Is Venetian 301 Free to Download?

No, i'm afraid not. Every single font that we feature on is a paid-for, premium font. There is no point trying to find a free download of Venetian 301 so please don't waste your time looking.

It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Venetian 301 for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" 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 Venetian 301 remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Venetian 301 and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on 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. :)