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Ascension Island :New Stamps on Bicentenary of British Settlement 1815 – 2015 Part I

This series of postage stamps celebrates Ascension Island’s Bicentenary of British Settlement, showing historical scenes, paintings and illustrations from the Napoleonic Years. 45p Josephine Bonaparte (1763-1814) at Malmaison circa 1801 by the French painter Francis Pascal Simon Gerard (1770-1837). Oil on canvas. … Continue reading

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