Unfortunately the standard options like


Do not work with the tufte-class because

Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already (caption) redefined by a document class or package which is (caption) unknown to the caption package.

Is there any other possibility to get a caption like

Figure 1.5 The Caption Text

Instead of

Figure 1.5 The Caption Text

in the tufte-latex class?

1 Answer 1


You can adopt this trick.



and then in your captions add \mdseries like in

\caption{\mdseries Text}





\caption{\mdseries Text}


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