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Place of creation


1 painting : essay, acrylic on commercial board ; 224 x 276 mm
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
2000875148 Item no. assigned by LAC 78
90: Open
Other accession no.
1990-033 CPA

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada; Copyright: Canada Post Corporation

Additional information

Physical description note
Illustration board set into a second piece of illustration board so that the two are flush. Acetate overlay and paper mat have lines showing what portion of image appears on issued stamp. Paper mat laid onto illustration board. Acetate overlay hinged with cream coloured tape to illustration board. Grey paper overlay hinged with glue to illustration board. The two pieces of illustration board are attached with masking tape on verso. Size when matted, overlaid and mounted: 38.2 x 45.7 cm. Damage: grey paper overlay detached. Similarities to issued stamp suggest item painted by Jacques Hamel.

Source of title
Devised title

Philatelic note

Signatures and inscriptions
Inventory number DD2128-10
Manuscript: [on grey paper overlay, on a card: name and address of graphic design firm]
[on grey paper overlay, on a card] 32 M.M.


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