1990 25¢ Madonna and Child
Issue Date: October 18, 1990
City: Washington, DC
Printed By: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Printing Method: Lithographed and engraved
Perforations: 11 ½
A detail from the 15th century tempera and oil painting "Madonna and Child," by Antonello da Messina, is on the 1990 traditional Christmas issue. The painting is part of the national Gallery's Andrew W. Mellon Collection.