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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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New Stamps from France

Concourse Lepine Since its inception, the “Concours Lépine” has evolved, but has remained a springboard, a precursor, a showcase inescapable where thousands of extraordinary inventions (ballpoint pen, steam iron, mechanical heart, Contact lenses, fertilizer Riviera, Aspivenin …) were born and … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Retired Corner Brook Officer

A retired RCMP officer from Corner Brook is featured on a French stamp  depicting the relationship between RCMP and French Police   in St. Pierre et Miquelon.The face of the stamp shows Staff Sergeant Major Dave Tipple standing alongside Capitaine Eric … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Jean Baptiste Charcot

The “Pourquoi-Pas ?” Is sinking. Standing on the bridge, Jean-Baptiste Charcot said serenely: “Ah, my poor children! These are his last words, reported by the only survivor of the shipwreck. Not far from the Icelandic coast, on September 16, 1936, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Ironworker Art This stamp of the series “Métiers d’art” follows the two stamps issued in 2016, the “stone sculptor” and the “jeweler”.  The ironworker carries out works such as grids, stair railings or decorative objects, shaping the hot metal by … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Maurice Faure

Maurice Faure was born on 2 January 1922 in the Dordogne. After graduating with a degree in History and a Doctorate of Laws, he joined the Resistance in 1944. After the war, he became a young wolf of the radical … 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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