A happy, and delicate family, available in 5 weights.
Being very legible in small sizes, it pays tribute to French designer Roger Excoffon, particularly to his Antique Olive type. Antique Olive combines two features which inspired the design of Quimera: a large x-height with open counters which ensures legibility at tiny body sizes; and letterforms with a horizontal stress which contradicts the logics of calligraphic tradition (thick verticals, thin horizontals). Quimera has a typical sanserif stroke modulation, but letters have a very thin, capricious serif, which helps to keep the texline’s continuity. More…
This ‘genetic’ contradiction is the reason for its name: Khimera, as it would be a ‘sanserif avec’!
Quimera Font families
The Quimera includes the following font families:
Here is a preview of how Quimera will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Quimera A free font? Is Quimera Free to Download?
No,Quimera is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Quimera so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Quimera 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 Quimera remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Quimera and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. 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. :)