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Art of the Stamp
From the Collection of the United States Postal Services

 

     
 

Broadway Musicals: Oklahoma!
Oil on canvas

Artist: Wilson McLean
Art director: Terrence W. McCaffrey
First day of issue: March 30, 1993



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Wilson McLean was granted special permission to use an unusually large canvas for this poster-like stamp artwork. Although the faces of Laurey and Curly do not represent specific performers, the stylized background was inspired by the set from the first production of Oklahoma! in 1943.
 
   

 

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