canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969
canada stamp 492p return from the harvest field 50 1969

Canada Stamp #492P - Return from the Harvest Field (1969) 50¢
Complete set of 7 plate proofs

SKU: CAN-0492P
Mint - Very Fine Never Hinged (M-VFNH)
Very rare and stunningly beautiful complete set of the seven plate proofs made for the 1969 Suzor-Côté stamp #492 showing the different ink layers printed by photogravure. It contains the #492Pi trial colour in yellow, #492Pii trial colour in magenta, #492Piii trial colour in cyan, #492Piv brown inscriptions, #492Pv orange (yellow + magenta), #492Pvi complete painting (orange + cyan) and #492Pvii finished proof with inscriptions! Officially acknowledged in the Unitrade Catalogue with a value of $1,500 for the complete set, which may even be underrated, because these sets are scarce!!!
Cv. $1,500.00
USD $999.99
Offer ends 2022-08-31
 Only 2 in Stock

Description

1969, the one-hundredth anniversary of the year in which Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Côté was born is commemorated by a stamp featuring a reproduction of his "Return from the Harvest Field". Suzor-Côté, born at Arthabaska, Quebec, on April 6, 1869, reputed to be one of the first native-born Canadian artists whose works were directly influenced by the Old World's Impressionism of the 1860's. Suzor-Côté's canvas chosen for reproduction was painted in 1903 while the artist was in Europe; having dimensions of 78½ inches by 67½ inches, it is one of his larger works in the Ottawa National Art Gallery.

Country Canada
#Scott 492P
Issue Suzor-Côté
Name Return from the Harvest Field
Face Value 50¢
Date 1969-03-14
Variety Complete set of 7 plate proofs
Colour Multicoloured
Perforation 12
Printer Canadian Bank Note Company

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