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Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - 70p Sheet of Ten

Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - 70p Sheet of Ten

£7.00

The 70p stamp is a homage to Romance for Violin No. 2. This piece of music was published in 1805, at a time when Beethoven was having to face the reality of his gradual deafness. 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 70p

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.