FF Absara

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Credits

Designer(s)
Xavier Dupré
Foundry(ies)
FontFont
Release Year
2006
Country of Origin
France
Classification
Serif, Slab Serif
Original Format
Digital
Distributor(s)
FontShop
Tags
slab serif

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“FF Absara is a forthright serif family that successfully combines two typo-cultural heritages. FontShop (who released Absara last year under their FontFont label) describes the family as: ‘a typeface of French proportions, but its shapes take their cues from the Dutch style: less polished, more direct.’ It’s a compelling and exciting blend. Absara is a thoroughly contemporary family that has enough integrity to set blocks of text, but enough character and quirk to catch the eye and enliven a layout.”

“ Chris Rugen

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Last edited by Dan Mall on October 19, 2009, 07:54am EST

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