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Quebec, Scene de rue, Montreal

Quebec, Scene de rue, Montreal Canada Postage Stamp
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Title

Quebec, Scene de rue, Montreal

Denomination

30¢

Date of Issue

June 30, 1982

Quantity

5,771,000

Postal Administration

Canada

Series

Canada Day 1982, Canada Through the Eyes of Its Artists

Series Time Span

1982

Perforation or Dimension

12.5 x 12

Printer

Ashton-Potter Limited.

Creators

Designed by Jean Morin.

Original Artwork

Adrien Hébert, "Scène de rue, Montréal", circa 1933 Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Québec, Quebec

About Stamp

The striking beauty and diversity of the face of Canada have always been a source of inspiration to its artists. To celebrate Canada Day, Canada Post Corporation presents a miniature sheet of twelve paintings, each one an artist's interpretation of a scene from the ten provinces and two territories. Adrien Hébert's winter street scene in bustling Montreal, owned by the Musée du Québec, represents Quebec, Canada's largest province. The sheet layout of all twelve stamps was arranged to enhance each individual stamp. Both the layout and the typography are the work of Jean Morin and Pierre Sasseville of Montreal.

Reference

Canada Post Corporation. [Postage Stamp Press Release], 1982.

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