US 1955 150th Anniv. of The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 3c. Scott. 1064


US 1955 150th Anniversary of The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts 3c. Scott. 1064


Series: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Issue

Stamp details: 150th Anniversary of The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Issued date: 15-01-1955 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 3c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1064
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1066
Michel (Germany): 684
Yvert et Tellier (France): 591

Dimensions (height x width):
40mm x 26mm

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary Press

Stamp Colors: Violet brown
Perforation: Perf 10 x 11

Themes: Arts, Bird

Total print: 116,139,800 (estimate)

Description:- The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) is a museum and private art school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1805 and is the first and oldest art museum and art school in the United States. The academy's museum is internationally known for its collections of 19th- and 20th-century American paintings, sculptures, and works on paper. Its archives house important materials for the study of American art history, museums, and art training. It offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts, certificate programs, and continuing education.
Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pennsylvania_Academy_of_the_Fine_Arts