Canada Issued Portrait Stamp on Queen

canada queen stampThe stamp features British fashion photographer’s celebrated portrait capturing Queen’s ‘very kind eyes’A black-and-white portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II taken by legendary British fashion photographer David Bailey adorns the latest in a long line of Canadian stamps honouring The Queen.

The photo, taken at Buckingham Palace in 2014 to mark The Queen’s 88th birthday, shows Her Majesty in a dress chosen by Angela Kelly, her personal assistant and senior dresser. The Queen is wearing pearls and smiling easily.

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