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50 Kroner 1972, Denmark

in Krause book Number: 50a
Years of issue: 1972
Edition: --
Signatures: Frede Sunesen, Valeur
Serie: Portraits of Jens Juel and fauna of Denmark
Specimen of: 1972
Material: Cotton fiber
Size (mm): 139 х72
Printer: Banknote Printing Works and The Royal Danish Mint, Copenhagen

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50 Kroner 1972




Jens Juel (12 May 1745 - 27 December 1802) was a Danish painter, primarily known for his many portraits, of which the largest collection is on display at Frederiksborg Castle. The painter Jens Juel represents something close to the high point of Danish portrait painting of the 18th century. He is buried at Assistens Cemetery in Copenhagen.

The engraving for watermark was made after this portrait of Jens Juel.

Denomination 50.


50 Kroner 1972

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Det rybergske familiebilledeThe portrait of Engelke Charlotte Ryberg, née Falbe, is a detail from the Ryberg family portrait, showing the merchant Niels Ryberg with his son and daughter-in-law in front of Frederikshave (now Hagenskov) manor on the island of Funen. The picture was painted in 1797 by Jens Juel (1745-1802). The original is the property of the National Gallery of Denmark, in Copenhagen.

Denomination in numeral and in words is centered.


50 Kroner 1972

Ib Andersen Ib AndersenThe crucian carp is reproduced from a drawing by the illustrator and architect Ib Andersen (1907-1969).

The crucian carp (Carassius carassius) is a medium-sized member of the common carp family Cyprinidae. It occurs widely in northern European regions.

Denomination in numerals and in words is centered. Also in numerals in top corners.


All Danish banknotes issued since 1945, remain in force and will be exchanged at face value by the Danish National Bank.

Put into circulation on January 21, 1975.

Withdrawn May 7, 1999.