Thursday, March 24, 2016

Monaco 2016
50th Anniversary Of The Prince Pierre Of Monaco Foundation

ISSUE DATE: 16 March 2016
STAMP SIZE: 30 x 40.85 mm
STAMP DESIGN: Pierre Albuisson

The Prince Pierre Foundation was established on 17 February 1966 by H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, in homage to the memory of his father, Prince Pierre, a great patron of literature and the arts. Today Chaired by H.R.H. the Princess of Hanover, the Foundation aims to promote contemporary art. Each year, H.S.H. the Sovereign Prince presents prizes on the proposal of three councils, literary, musical and artistic, composed of internationally renowned figures.

Stamp images and description thanks to:
OETP - Office des Émissions de Timbres-Poste

OETP - Monaco Post