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New Stamps from Romania

The Sixth National Jamboree RoJAM 2.0 17 (Romanian Jamboree) is a unique educational program, implemented under the High Patronage of the President of Romania.The scouts will build their own settlement in the middle of nature for ten days, where they … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamps on Contemporary Art

The Contemporary Art series includes this year a special issue in the form of a block sheet that includes two stamps dedicated to the finalist works presented at the “Tallers d’Art” of La Massana, which competed to represent the Principality … Continue reading

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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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