Metropolitan AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Small Caps AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Pro AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Italic AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Italic Alt AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Italic Small Caps AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Italic Pro AaBbCc123
Metropolitan Ornaments AaBbCc123
About Metropolitan

Metropolitan Roman was designed by Bruce Rogers in 1914 as "Centaur" based on Jenson's classic roman font circa 1470. Metropolitan Italic Pro (Opentype) combines two of Frederic Wardes versions of Arrighi. The Metropolitan Italic font is based on the final (Monotype) version of Arrighi with sharp ascender serifs that extend to the left. Metropolitan Italic Alt is based on the original Arrighi of 1925 and features pear shaped ascenders that extend to the right.

New small cap versions added in mid 2006.

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Centaur and Arrighi are still available in metal from The Bixler Letter Foundry
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