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New Stamps from France

Father Victor Dillard Born on 24 December 1897 in Blois, to an influential family, Victor Dillard, a brilliant pupil at Notre-Dame des Aydes, spoke fluent German and English. Officer, wounded and several times captain in 1919, he returned to the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Hello Maestro The stamp depicts Hello Maestro as the central character in the series “Il était une fois…” which looks like dusting off like the series “Il était une fois la vie”, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Nadia Boulanger 1887 – 1979 Nadia Boulanger: Pedagogue, pianist, choir organist, conductor and composer. Issue Date: 18.09.2017 Designer: Florence Gendre Process: Taille DouceSize: 25 x 36 mm Values: 0.85€ Guynemer Portrait of Guynemer wearing a captain’s kepi Issue Date: 11.09.2017 Designer: Bruno Ghiringelli Process: Offset Size: 130 x 185 … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp Booklet on Taste – the Senses

Booklet of 12 postage stamps at the price of the green letter for France and for a weight up to 20g. Apply tariffs based on weight of shipments. Taste is the sense by which we perceive, thanks to taste buds, … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

World Wrestling Championships 2017 The World Championship of wrestling takes place in Paris this year from 21 to 28 August. The French Federation of Strong Struggle of the 6 medals obtained during the last four editions of the Olympic Games … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Hippodrome de Rambouillet The Hippodrome de Rambouillet, also called Hippodrome de Villeneuve, has been in Rambouillet since 1888, on a site of 40 hectares, next to the forest. It has become a recreational area for all and an essential element … Continue reading

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Philippines-France Joint Stamp Issue

The stamps issued to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Philippines-France diplomatic relations. Macario Cruz Vitalis (1898-1990) is a Filipino modernist painter influenced by French postimpressionism. Born in 1898 in the small town of Lapog, Ilocos Sur, he was a teenager … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

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 … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamps on  Masks

The stamps of this notebook are illustrated by 12 photographs by Milchelangelo Durazzo, a French esthete of Italian origin. He started in photography on the set of the movie “Eight and a Half” by Fellini. It shows very quickly his … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Rancillac This collectible pays hommage to the contempory artist Bernard Rancillac. Issue Date: 20.03.2017 Designer: Bernard Rancillac Process: Offset Size: 210 x 143 mm Values: 9.80€ Salon de Printemps – Montmartre Le Moulin-Rouge, le Lapin agile, le Moulin de la Galette or the Bateau-Lavoir became the … Continue reading

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