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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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New French Stamps

The Rich and Intense Nièvre There is an unexpected Burgundy made of large spaces, lakes, forests and talents that swarm in towns and villages. Descending the last wild river in Europe, pass the ducal city of Nevers, the priory of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Germaine Ribière Born in Limoges in 1917, Germaine Ribière fought very early against the dangers of Nazism. She participated in the networks “Christian friendship” and “combat” during the second world war.She organized numerous rescues of Jewish children in several regions, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

55th Anniversary of the Algeria Ceasefire Issue Date: 20.03.2017 Designer: Youz Process: Héliogravure Size: 26 x 40 mm Values: 1.30€ Eiffel Tower Issue Date: 16.03.2017 Designer: Huitieme Jour Process: Offset Size: 143 x 148 mm, 210 x 95 mm Values: 6.70€, 5.30€ European Capitals : Valletta Capital of the Republic … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

The Feathers of Scripture The pen is a small piece of metal whose shape allows to retain a few drops of ink, adapted to a penholder, it allows writing by forming full and thin lines or drawing.The steel feather appeared … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Centenary of the National Office of Veterans and War Victims The National Office of Veterans and War Victims (ONACVG) celebrated its 100th anniversary in March 2016. Born with the First World War, ONACVG was enriched with the facets of its … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamps on Toul, Meurthe-et-Moselle

Toul, one of the famous three bishoprics in the political, religious and prestigious military history has kept many testimonies of its past.Located at a crossroads of communication from the Roman period on the way to Agrippa, Toul, capital of the … Continue reading

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