Landscape Paintings on Stamps – Trinidad & Tobago 1976.

Landscape Paintings on Stamps – Trinidad & Tobago 1976.

Trinidad & Tobago issued a set of stamps on Landscape Paintings on 01 Nov 1976.

5c- “Columbus Sailing Through the Bocas” (Adrian Camps Campins- 1944- 11 Jan 2020)

Adrian Camps Campins received an honorary doctorate from the University of the West Indies in 2014 for his historical paintings of Trinidad and Tobago. He passed away on 11 Jan 2020 at the age of 76.

TRINIDAD PAINTINGS 1
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO – LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS.

Columbus’ ships on this voyage were the Santa Maria de Guia, La Castilla nicknamed Vaquenos and La Garda (or La Gorda), nicknamed Correo.

10c -” San Fernando Hill ” by J Cazabon (20 Sep 1813-20 Nov 1888)

TRINIDAD PAINTINGS 2
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO -LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS.

20c -” East Indians in a Landscape” by J Cazabon (20 Sep 1813-20 Nov 1888)

35c- ” Los Gallos Point” by J Cazabon (20 Sep 1813-20 Nov 1888)

45c – “Corbeaux Town” by J Cazabon (20 Sep 1813-20 Nov 1888).

 

 

Stamps on French Revolution Bicentenary – Cyprus 1989.

Stamps on French Revolution Bicentenary – Cyprus 1989.

Cyprus issued an 18c stamp to commemorate French Revolution Bicentenary on 07 Jul 1989. It features French Flag and a face.

CYPRUS FRENCH REV
CYPRUS 1989- FRENCH REVOLUTION BICENTENARY.

Europa stamps – Cyprus 1989 -Children’s Games

Europa stamps – Cyprus 1989 -Children’s Games

Cyprus issued a set of stamps on Europa theme on 08 May 1989. The theme for 1989 was Children’s Games.

7c -Ligrin

CYPRUS EUROPA 1989-CHILDREN'S GAMES -LIGRIN
CYPRUS EUROPA 1989-CHILDREN’S GAMES -LIGRIN

Cypriote Folk Costume on stamps- Cyprus 1994.

Cypriote Folk Costume on stamps – Cyprus 1994.

Greek Cyprus issued a set of stamps on Cypriote Folk Costumes on 27 Dec 1994.

5c -Women Costume from Mesaoria    10c -Men Shepherd Costume from Mesaoria.

CYPRUS COSTUMES
CYPRUS COSTUMES FROM MESAORIA

20c -Festive Costume from Sayia Paphos   25c – Female Costume from Pitsilia                   35c – Rural Male Costume.

CYPRUS COSTUMES 2

Stamps on Miss Universe 1977- Trinidad & Tobago 1978.

Stamps on Miss Universe 1977- Trinidad & Tobago 1978.

Miss Janelle (Penny) of Trinidad & Tobago was crowned Miss Universe 1977. A set of stamps were issued on 02 Aug 1978 to commemorate this achievement.

TRINIDAD MS UNIVERSE
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 1978- MISS UNIVERSE.

Stamps on Ludwig von Beethoven -Maldives 1977

Stamps on Ludwig von Beethoven -Maldives 1977

Ludwig von Beethoven (17 Sep 1770- 26 Mar 1827) was a German composer and Pianist. He was born in Bonn and died in Vienna. He remains one of the most recognised and influential composers. His best-known compositions include 9 Symphonies,5 Piano Concertos, 1 Violin Concerto, 32 Piano Sonatas, 16 string quartets, a Mass the Missa Solemnis and an Opera Fidelio.

He worked with Neefe as assistant Court organist in Bonn between 1783 to 1785 In 1786 he moved to Vienna. In 2020 we are also celebrating his 200th Birth Anniversary

The Maldives issued a set of four stamps on 26 Mar 1977 to mark his 150th Death Anniversary.

1L-Beethoven as Court Organist in Bonn in 1785.    2L – Moonlight Sonata & Portrait.

MALDIVES BEETHOVEN 1
MALDIVES 1977 -BEETHOVEN.

3L- Goethe & Beethoven at Teplitz                 4L – Beethoven 1815 & his string instruments

MALDIVES BEETHOVEN 2
MALDIVES 1977-BEETHOVEN

Stamps on Lenin- Albania 1974.

Paintings on Lenin- Albania 1974.

Albania issued a set of three stamps to mark 50th Death Anniversary (1924-1974) of V I Lenin on 21 Jan 1974. These were Paintings by Albanian Artists.

25q- Lenin with Sailors on CruiserAurora, Painting by Dhimitraq Trebicka.                    60q- Lenin by Pandi  Mele     1.20 Lek – Lenin by Vilson Kilica

CZECHOSLOVAKIA LENIN
ALBANIA 1974- LENIN