Paris 2024 Olympic Games Candidature
The stamp issued on the occasion of the officialization of the candidature of Paris to the organization of the Olympic Games of 2024.
Issue Date: 16.05.2017 Designer: Laurent Mathilde Process: Heliogravure Size: 40 x 30 mm timbre et 26 x 30 mm vignette : 0.73€
The French Red Cross:Stamp Booklet
This booklet is in line with the booklets issued in 2015 and 2016 of the subject. Indeed, the booklet issued in 2015 dealt with Red Cross interventions throughout the world (food, drinking water, salvage …) during large-scale natural disasters (earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, etc.) . This year, as in 2016, the booklet focuses on helping people: the disabled, the elderly, the homeless, the training of nurses, first-aid workers, support for education And sustainable development …La Poste has entrusted the work of illustrating the values of the Red Cross to a painter, illustrator, teacher, who expresses himself in black and white as well as in colors, drawing, painting, ‘In sculpture. His job, to illustrate the stamps is very recognizable for those who know him. A very colorful job, solid but with relief, however, sober, luminous, lively, delicate, human.
Issue Date: 16.05.2017 Designer: Laurent Corvaisier, Corinne Salvi : Heliogravure Size: 165 x 85 mm Values: 7.84€
90th FFAP Congress in Cholet
Cholet is located in the extreme south-west of Maine-et-Loire, on the border of three other departments: Vendée and Loire-Atlantique in Pays de la Loire region, and Deux-Sèvres in Poitou-Charentes. One of the specialties of the city is the handkerchief. The textile industry is at the origin of the development of the city. The former factory of whitening of canvases of the River Sauvageau, built in 1881, is one of the last witnesses of the textile activity of Cholet. Continue reading