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First Day Cover - Germany - 1971 - Folio-Print

Title

First Day Cover - Germany - 1971 - Folio-Print

Type

First Day Cover

Coverage

Germany

Date Issued

1971-09-03

Description

The cachet on this first day cover reproduces a detail from Eugène Delacroix's first major painting, Dante et Virgile aux enfers (known in German as Dante und Vergil in der Unterwelt and in English as Dante and Virgil in Hell or The Barque of Dante). The cachet is a separate piece, laminated, and pasted to the envelope.

Extent

95 × 166 mm

Contributor

Eugène Delacroix
Folio-Print

Language

German