Postage Stamp - São Tomé and Príncipe - 2013
São Tomé and Príncipe
This postage stamp was issued by São Tomé and Príncipe as part of a series to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the death of Eugène Delacroix. The stamp reproduces his first major painting, Dante et Virgile aux enfers (known in English as The Barque of Dante or Dante and Virgil in Hell). At the top of the stamp is: "Eugène Delacroix / 1798 – 1863" and the denomination, "Db 25000"; to the left of Dante is the painting's title in Portuguese: "A Barca de / Dante, 1822". At the bottom is the country name and year: "S. Tomé e Príncipe 2013". The stamp was printed by Stamperija, Vilnius, Lithuania.
Denomination: Db 25000
Printing Process: Offset lithography
40 × 45 mm
Michel no. 4982
Stamperija (Vilnius, Lithuania)