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Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - Pair

Celebrating the music of Ludwig van Beethoven - Pair

£10.38

Six stamps represent a selection of some of Beethoven’s most famous compositions. Each stamp incorporates an excerpt from the musical score of the piece, a key instrument in the composition and a portrait of Beethoven himself. A pair is two stamps taken from the same sheet of ten; selvedges are also retained and will include the traffic lights.

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, 70p, 84p, 88p, £1.05, £1.18

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.