India on Seventh Triennale 1991

A commemorative postage stamp on the 7th Triennale :

1266 Seventh Triennale [India Stamp 1991]Issued by India

Issued on Feb 12, 1991

Issued for : The Department of Posts is privileged to issue a special postage stamp on the occasion of VII Triennale-India being held in New Delhi.

Description of Designs : The special postage stamp has been designed by India Security Press, Nashik Road based on the material provided by Lalit Kala Akademi. The First Day Cover and the cancellation have been designed by Vikram Mehra of Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi.

Type : Stamp, Mint Condition

Colour : Multicolour

Denomination : 650 Paise

Overall size : 3.91 x 2.90 cms.

Printing size : 3.55 x 2.54 cms.

Perforation : 13 x 13

Paper : Imported Un W/M Adhesive Gravure Coated Stamp Paper

Number printed : 10,00,000

Number per issue sheet : 35

Printing Process : Photogravure

Printed : India Security Press

About : 

  • The Indian section with the works of 67 artists in the VII Triennale is larger in size and variety. An invitee section (non-competitive) introduced for the first time within the national section will consist of the work of five senior and eminent artists of the country. The selection has been made by five Commissioners appointed by the Executive Board of the Akademi.
  • An international jury consisting of five eminent persons in the field of contemporary art will adjudge ten awards of Rs. 50,000 /- and a gold medal each.

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