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Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - 54p Sheet of Ten

Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - 54p Sheet of Ten

£5.40

The 54p stamp is a tribute to Piano Concerto No. 1 Op.15. It is thought that Beethoven composed this C Major piano concerto in 1795 and was the soloist in the first performance in Vienna. The stamp sheets give the discerning collector access to all the printer's marks and any additional information on the selvedges.

Date of issue 26/03/2020
Withdrawal date 26/03/2022
Designer Hat-trick Design
Sheet 10
Size 30mm x 40mm
Process Offset lithography plus hexachrome six colour process
Denominations 54p

Additional Information

**Award-Winning Stamp Issue**

Jersey Post's Beethoven stamps were a winning entry in Communication Arts magazine's 61st annual design competition, a prestigious international competition showcasing the best in visual communications.

In 2020, the world celebrates 250 years of Ludwig van Beethoven. Beethoven was a prominent figure in the transitional period between the classical and romantic musical eras. Considered a revolutionary artist and an artistic visionary, his influence is still felt around the world today, including in Jersey where the Jersey Symphony Orchestra has performed a number of his works over the years.

Additional Information

**Award-Winning Stamp Issue**

Jersey Post's Beethoven stamps were a winning entry in Communication Arts magazine's 61st annual design competition, a prestigious international competition showcasing the best in visual communications.

In 2020, the world celebrates 250 years of Ludwig van Beethoven. Beethoven was a prominent figure in the transitional period between the classical and romantic musical eras. Considered a revolutionary artist and an artistic visionary, his influence is still felt around the world today, including in Jersey where the Jersey Symphony Orchestra has performed a number of his works over the years.