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Romania Issued Stamps on Brukenthal National Museum

Only twenty years after the inauguration of the Paris Louvre Museum, in Sibiu took place, in 1817, the opening of the Brukenthal National Museum, the oldest in Romania and one of the oldest in Europe.The museum, achieved through the will … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Austrian Photographic Art : Dorothee Gölz Austrian Post presents a work by the versatile artist Dorothee Golz. The commemorative stamp shows the image “Steeple-hat Woman”, one of Dorothee Golz’s “digital paintings” which incorporate historical motifs into a contemporary setting. Dorothee … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on Work of Svenja Deininger

Harmony and deliberate irritations, structure and chance – all of this and more characterise the work of Svenja Deininger. The artist, who was born in Vienna in 1974, studied in Münster and Düsseldorf and was awarded not only various grants, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Ferdinand Nigg (1865-1949) Issue Date: 09.11.2015 Colours: 4 Colours Living Space: The Alps Postal Stationary Issue Date: 09.11.2015 Colours: 4 Colours Princely Treasures: Paintings The works of art from the collections of the Prince of Liechtenstein are coveted stamp motifs. The Philately is presenting … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

175 Years of the First Postage Stamp 175 years ago the first postage stamp Black Penny as the one penny postage stamp was printed in black. The Black Penny was issued on May 1, 1840 and became effective from May … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

The 175th Anniversary of First Postage Stamp The first postage stamp was issued in 1840 in Great Britain and Ireland at the initiative of Rowland Hill as part of a reform of the postal system. Its official use began in … Continue reading

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Netherlands Issued Stamps on US Relations

The issue comprises three stamp sheets, each with six stamps. The stamps include such images as an art piece by Jan Cremer (Hot Dog USA), a New York Yankees baseball shirt (the name ‘Yankees’ comes from the name Jan-Kees) and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Historical Postal Vehicles : Cariole Carriage Letter Post From the “Historical post vehicles” series, this Austrian Post stamp block shows a cariole carriage, a light carriage used by the post for local deliveries. In the early days of the mail … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamp on Pesti Vigadó

Hungary has issued a stamp on 24th July 2015 on 150 Years of  the headquarters of the Hungarian Academy of Arts, Pesti Vigadó. The commemorative stamp displays part of the ceremonial staircase with a painting by Mór Than entitled “Fairy … Continue reading

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New Sepac Stamps: Artists of Guernsey

This year’s SEPAC theme is ‘Culture’ and we have chosen to celebrate paintings from a variety of artists who had connections with Guernsey.This striking set includes two very different paintings of Moulin Huet Bay – one by Renoir and one … Continue reading

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