Postage Stamp - Sierra Leone - 1993

Title

Postage Stamp - Sierra Leone - 1993

Type

Postage Stamp

Coverage

Sierra Leone

Date Issued

1993-03-08

Description

Issued by Sierra Leone as part of a series to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Musée du Louvre, this postage stamp reproduces a detail from French Romantic painter Eugène Delacroix's first major painting, Dante et Virgile aux enfers (known in English as The Barque of Dante or Dante and Virgil in Hell).
Denomination: Le 70 (70.00 SLL)
Perforation: 13 ¾ (harrow)
Printing process: Offset lithography

Extent

50 × 39 mm

Bibliographic Citation

Michel no. 1993
Scott no. 1616d

Contributor

Eugène Delacroix

Language

English