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05 March 2020

SEPAC 2020 — Artwork in the National Collection

Åland: SEPAC – Artwork in the National Collection, 05 March 2020. All images from Åland Post.

DESIGN: Henrik Nylund
DATE OF ISSUE: 05.03.2020
DENOMINATION/PRICE: €1.40
SIZE OF STAMPS: 60 x 20 mm
SIZE OF SHEET: 2 x 15 stamps
PERFORATION: 13 per 2 cm
PRINTING METHOD: 4-colour offset
PRINTING HOUSE: Cartor Security Printing
DESCRIPTION: The theme of the joint 2020 Sepac series issued by the small European postal authorities is Artwork in national collection. Åland Post pays tribute to Åland artist Henrik Nylund (1945–1982) who made a lasting imprint in the Åland worlds of art and culture during his relatively short life. The stamp shows Nylund’s Sabina triptych from 1976, which was made of acrylic on panels on commission to Sabina Restaurant, previously located in Mariehamn. The large painting in three panels is on display at the Parliament of Åland as an element of the collections of the Åland Art Museum. PLEASE NOTE! DELIVERY AFTER DATE OF ISSUE

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