The art and design of Canadian bank notes: FB2-32/2006-PDF
L'oeuvre artistique dans les billets de banque canadiens.
Bank notes are the most tangible connection between the central bank and the public it serves. A bank note is a medium of exchange, a cultural artifact, a national symbol, and a communications vehicle. It must be readily accepted and secure against counterfeiting. Thus, the design and production of a bank note is a formidable challenge. The Art and Design of Canadian Bank Notes is the second in a series of books about the Bank of Canada. It is a journey behind the scenes to explore the demanding world of bank note design, highlighting the beauty of Canada's bank notes and celebrating the engraver's art.
|Department/Agency||Bank of Canada.|
|Title||The art and design of Canadian bank notes|
|Subtitle||L'oeuvre artistique dans les billets de banque canadiens.|
|Language||Bilingual-[English | French]|
|Electronic Document|| |
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|Other Formats||Paper-[English | French]|
|Note||"December 2006". Digitized edition from print produced 2006 [by the Bank of Canada].|
|Number of Pages||123 p. :|
|Subject Terms||Banks, Currency|
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