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Armenia Issued Stamps on 150 Anniversary of Painter Arshak Fetvadjian

Fetvadjian was the designer of the postage stamps and currency of the first Republic of Armenia.Arshak Fetvadjian travelled in the Eastern Armenia, painted Armenian architectural monuments and produced more than 2,000 works varying from pencil drawings to watercolors. He is … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Grand Prix Every two years, Post Luxembourg organises a philatelic drawing competition in which children at primary school and young people at secondary school are invited to take part. The theme this year was “biodiversity”. Biodiversity encompasses the various different … Continue reading

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New Austrian Stamps

Austrian Wine Regions: Central Burgenland As part of the “Austrian wine regions” series, Austrian Post is celebrating Central Burgenland, the region at the heart of Burgenland which is also known as “Blaufränkisch land”.The wine producing centres of the region are … Continue reading

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Malta-Russia Joint Issue

Malta Post and Russian Post will celebrate their respective countries’ long-standing relations by a joint stamp issue. The two nations enjoy diplomatic representation with a Maltese embassy in Moscow and an embassy of Russia in San Gwann as well as … Continue reading

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Malta-Russia Joint Stamp Issue

Malta Post and Russian Post will mark their respective countries’ long-standing relations by the release of a philatelic joint stamp issue.The common theme chosen for this stamp issue relates to two paintings by Russian artist Nicholas Krassnoff and portrays the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Taiwan

Chinese Paintings on Tea Tea Grinding, by Liu Songnian from the Song dynasty; Hanging scroll (NT$5): The stamp takes a portion of the left side of the painting, which captures how tea was made in the Song dynasty. One hand-mills … Continue reading

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Netherlands Issued Stamps on 500 Years of Hieronymus Bosch

2016 will mark the 500th anniversary of the death of painter Hieronymus Bosch, country’s most important Medieval artist. PostNL will honour the celebration by issuing the stamp sheet ‘500 Years of Hieronymus Bosch’, with ten parts of his painting The … Continue reading

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China Issued Stamps on Liu Haisu Paintings

China has issued a set of three stamps featuring works of painter Liu Haisu on 16th March  2016. Liu (1896-1994) was one of the pioneers of the modern Chinese art movement, introducing Western art to China.

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New Joint Stamp Issues

Israel–Greece  2015, marks the 25th anniversary of full diplomatic relations between Israel and Greece. Both are modern democratic states, Mediterranean neighbors, with common values representing the proud independence of two ancient nations. The two countries have forged a multidimensional partnership … 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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