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France Issued Stamp on  Château du Pailly

The Château du Pailly is considered to be the most prestigious example of Renaissance architecture in Champagne-Ardenne. On the stamp, on the right, the engraver represented the North West façade with the dungeon and moats. On the left, an original … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Indonesia Issue Date-6 January 2017 Slovenia Issue Date-27 January 2017 France:Stamp Booklet Booklet of 12 postage stamps stickers at the price of the green letter representing the 12 Chinese astrological signs. LI Zhongyao created for the French Post the twelve … Continue reading

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France: Coeur Balmain Stamp Issue

It was in 1945, at 44 rue François 1er, on the 1st floor of a mansion in the 8th arrondissement in Paris that the young Pierre Balmain, former assistant of Christian Dior and Hubert de Givenchy, installed the headquarters of … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

Reflections – World Landscapes La Poste issues a booklet of 12 self-adhesive postage stamps at the rate of the priority letter for letters up to 20 g destined for France. These are illustrated with sumptuous landscapes that can be seen … 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

Marie Laurencin Marie Laurencin ( 1883 – 1956) was a French Painter and Engraver. Issue Date: 18.11.2016 Designer: Illustration Marie Laurencin et Angélique Andrillon Process: Héliogravure Size: 143 x 105 mm Values: 3.20€ 350 years of the French Academy in Rome : Villa Medici The … 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 Stamp on François Mitterrand

This stamp was issued to commemorate Birth centenary of  François Mitterrand. Yves Beaujard has designed and engraved this portrait that represents him as we saw at official meetings: serious, distant looking, he is here with his emblem: the oak and … 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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New Stamps on Dance from France

Swan Lake Swan Lake (Russian title: Лебединое озеро / Lebedinoïe ozero) is a ballet in four acts with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (opus 20) and a libretto by Vladimir Begichev inspired by a German legend. Issue Date: 10.10.2016 Designer: Jean Claverie … Continue reading

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