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Stamp-0208

Country:

China

Year:

Date of issue: July 25, 2010

Anniversary:

FDC Name: Foreign Musicians - "Bach" , "Haydn" , "Mozart" and "Beethoven"

Value:

1.20 Yuan; Total face value: 8.10 Yuan

Dimensions:

Technical Details:
Serial number: 2010-19
Values in set: 4
Size of stamp: 44 * 33 mm
Perforation: 13
Sheet composition: 12
Size of sheet: 202 * 160 mm
Printing process: engraving and offset

Comments:

China post issued in August 2010 a stamp and FDC of J.S Bach.
It is a set of four musicians (Bach, Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart) titled WORLD MUSICIANS - to honor four of the worlds greatest composers.

  On July 25, 2010, China National Philatelic Corporation issued a set of four first-day covers carrying a set of four Commemorative Stamps, "Foreign Musicians". The names of the stamps are "Bach" , "Haydn" , "Mozart" and "Beethoven"
Designer of stamp: Wang Huming
Engraver: Martin Morck
Painting:Li Zhihong
Editor in Charge: Chen Yisi
Printer: Beijing Postage Stamp Printing House
  Chinese Post has issued a series of four stamps under the name of "Foreign musicians". The set contains portraits of Bach, Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.
Pictures of four composers representing pattern of Western classical music are made by the internationally renowned Danish engraver who made them lively and vivid. It is the example of rare in recent years high level of carving stamps, with simple design and superb atmosphere.
The issue of stamps illustrating genius of the European classical music coincides with the World of Music Education Conference held in China, with a wide range of social influence and educational.
 
 
 

Source: Dr. Vicente B. Avanzado Jr.(August 2010) | A journey of stamps through First Day Cover (FDC): Foreign Musicians-Bach , Haydn , Mozart and Beethoven FDC from CHINA | Great Musicians on Chinese Stamps (Rainbow Stamp Club)
Contributor:
Dr. Vicente B. Avanzado Jr. [ The Anthem Philatelist - Cebu, Philippines] (August 2010); Aryeh Oreon (March 2011)

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