Benton Sans

Benton Sans is a grotesque sans-serif typeface originally designed by Tobias Frere-Jones in 1995 and later expanded upon by Cyrus Highsmith. The design was based off of Morris Fuller Benton’s News Gothic. It was originally commissioned for Martha Stewart Living magazine and later released through Font Bureau. Benton Sans is available in an impressive eight weights—thin, extralight, light, book, regular, medium, bold and black—each with corresponding italic and small caps styles as well as condensed, compressed and extra-compressed widths.

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Benton Sans Specimen

Benton Sans Type Specimen

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Benton Sans Font Pairings

The Black Tux
Apr 8, 2017
Fonts — Sentinel, Benton Sans, Neuzeit
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Scientific American
Dec 23, 2015
Fonts — Brunel, Benton Sans, Georgia
Dec 21, 2015
May 16, 2015
Fonts — Benton Sans
David Yeiser
Jan 27, 2015
Flight Creative
Nov 1, 2014
Oct 23, 2014
Fonts — Benton Sans
Oct 12, 2014
Fonts — Benton Sans
Brian Pelsoh
Sep 9, 2014
Fonts — Benton Sans, Hellenic Wide
Aug 10, 2014
Fonts — Benton Sans, Antenna
Elena Mora
Jul 31, 2014
Jul 11, 2014
Fonts — Miller, Benton Sans
Mar 5, 2014
Fonts — Benton Sans, Garamond

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