Issued today in 1973

Great Britain. British Paintings. Issued 4 July 1973. The 3p, 5p and 7½p values exist missing the gold Queen’s head. The 5p is known missing greenish yellow, which subtly affects Sir Henry Raeburn’s skin tone, while the 9p is recorded missing brownish rose, which affects the shade of the background mountains and Rev Walker’s face and shoes.

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