ITC Zapf Chancery®

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What is the ITC Zapf Chancery® font?

Designed in 1979 by Hermann Zapf, ITC Zapf Chancery is a contemporary script based on Italian chancery handwriting. The chancery hand was developed during the Italian Renaissance and originally used for formal and informal work by the scribes in the papal offices.

ITC Zapf Chancery is highly legible, making it useful for short texts as well as for adding flair to invitations, awards, diplomas, and greeting cards.


ITC Zapf Chancery® Font families

The ITC Zapf Chancery® includes the following font families:

  • Zapf Chancery Light
  • Zapf Chancery Light Italic
  • Zapf Chancery Roman
  • Zapf Chancery Italic
  • Zapf Chancery Demi
  • Zapf Chancery Bold


ITC Zapf Chancery® Preview

Here is a preview of how ITC Zapf Chancery® will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

ITC Zapf Chancery® Glyphs

Is ITC Zapf Chancery® Free to Download?

No. This is a premium font that you can download from Please don't waste your time looking for a free download of ITC Zapf Chancery® as you just won't find it.

It's highly unlikely that this font can be found for free on the web. If you do, then potentially you'll risk getting viruses on your computer. One thing to remember is that it's illegal to use this font if you didn't pay for it!

Do the right thing. If you want ITC Zapf Chancery® then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts to get it with the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their hard work. :)