|Issued by||Banque de France|
|Size||140 x 75 mm|
|Printer||Banque de France (France) – BF|
|Signatures||Jean-Jacques Tronche (Comptroller General) – Bernard Dentaud (Chief Cashier) – Pierre Strohl (General Secretary)|
|Obverse||Portrait of the French impressionist composer Claude Debussy (22nd August 1862 – 25th March 1918);
Tribute to the work of the composer – an illustration for an orchestral composition “La Mer” (The Sea) – three symphonic sketches for orchestra – Debussy’s portrait in front of a painting of Marcel Baschet of a turbulent sea.
|Reverse||Portrait of Claude Debussy in front of a fountain decor of a scene-painters Lucien Jusseaume and Eugène
Ronsin designed in 1902 for “Pelléas et Mélisande” (Pelléas and Mélisande) opera, a major work of the composer.