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New Stamps from Austria

125th Birth Anniversary of Friedrich Kiesler The Austro-American architect, designer, painter and stage-set designer was born on 22 September 1890 to a Jewish family in Czernowitz. This visionary is still today regarded as an important model by modern architects and … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on 200 Years of the Congress of Vienna

The Congress of Vienna was held from 1814 to 1815 in order to regulate the political order in Europe after the end of the Napoleonic Wars. On the occasion of the anniversary of this major historical event, Austrian Post is … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Austria

Egyptian Art One of the most important collections of Egyptian Antiquities can be found in the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna.The Egyptian and Near Eastern collection found its origin in a figure of Gem-nef-hor-bak, the Messenger of the Austrian imperial family. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Delta Gnom Austria has issued a stamp on historical manufacturer – Delta Gnom on 7th March 2015. It depicts the bike produced by this manufacturer. Made in Vienna from the nineteen-twenties by the Engler, Wolmersdorfer Company, the Delta Gnom was … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Wildlife and Hunting – Woodcock The small stocky forest bird is almost invisible during the day thanks to its perfect camouflage and shy nature, only in the twilight the lone ventures out of hiding in order to go on food … Continue reading

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New Austrian Stamp on 60 Years of CERN

Austria  has issued a stamp to commemorate 60 years of CERN foundation. CERN, located close to Geneva at the Swiss-French border, is the world’s largest research centre for particle physics: 21 member states, approximately 2,500 employees and more than 11,000 … Continue reading

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Austria Redraw :Draw new Austria! Special Stamp Issue

The Austrian Post AG in cooperation with the daily newspaper “Die Presse” organized in 2013 astamp design competition to make numerous artists find a creative answers to this intriguing question. The obvious theme of the competitionis “Austria redraw”. The award … Continue reading

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New Christmas Stamp : Austria

Austria post issued a stamp to celebrate Christmas 2013 on theme shepherds at the manger, St. Michael im Lungau Church.This stamp features the neo-Gothic high altar at the parish church of Saint Michael. It conveys the reverent atmosphere of the … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on Lorenzo Lotto

Austria has issued a stamp under Old Master series on the artwork of the great Italian painter Lorenzo Lotto. The painting featured on the stamp is “Madonna and Child with Saints Catherine and Thomas” (sacra conversazione) located in Vienna, Kunsthistorisches … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Austria

Classic Costumes – Costume Gmunden This special issue is the first in the new series \”Classic costumes\” – a series so that combines traditionalism, local ties, fashion and everyday life in contemporary interpretation and corresponding thereto imagery in interesting ways. … Continue reading

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