Gerard Sekoto Paintings on Stamps – South Africa 1996.

Gerard Sekoto Paintings on Stamps – South Africa 1996.

Gerard Sekoto (1913-1993) was a South African artist and musician. He is recognised as Pioneer of Urban Black Art and social realism. South Africa issued two stamps on his paintings on 01 Jun 1996.

1 Rand – Man in a Donkey Cart                                    2 Rand – Song of the Pick.

SA PAINTING 1
SA PAINTING 1996 – GERARD SEKOTO – MAN IN A DONKEY CART
SA PAINTING 2
SA PAINTING 1996- GERARD SEKOTO -SONG OF THE PICK

 

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Mallat Drawings of Early Philippines – Stamps of Philippines 2002.

Mallat Drawings of Early Philippines – Stamps of Philippines 2002.

The Philippines issued stamps based on Mallat Drawings of Early Philippines. It features inhabitants of Manila co. The stamps were issued in 2002.

27 Feb 2002 – 5 Peso – Tagalog Fashion Plates 1840.

13 Mar 2002-21 Peso – Inhabitants of Manila 1840 – Woman with Hat, Man in Green Pants

13 Mar 2002-17 Peso – Inhabitants of Manila 1840.

23 Apr 2002 – 22 Peso- Man, Woman at Mortar & Pestle.

PHILIPPINES COSTUMES
PHILIPPINES 2002 – INHABITANTS OF MANILA
PHILIPPINES COSTUMES 1
PHILIPPINES 2002-INHABITANTS OF MANILA.

Victor Hugo exile in Guernsey – Stamps – -1975

Victor Hugo exile in Guernsey – Stamps – -1975

Victor Hugo was a French author, Poet and Dramatist . He was a fierce opponent of Napoleon III and was banished from France, Belgium and Jersey before he found refuge in Guernsey from  1855 to 1870. He authored works during his exile. A Souvenir sheet is listed.

Three and a half Pence- The Hugo house in Hauteville

4p – Candie Gardens Statue

8p- United Europe Oak Hauteville

10p- Tapestry room Hauteville

GUERNSEY MS FLOWERS
GUERNSEY MS 1975-VICTOR HUGO IN EXILE IN GUERNSEY.

 

Pablo Picasso Paintings on Afghanistan Stamps- 1989

Pablo Picasso Paintings on Afghanistan Stamps- 1989

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a Spanish Painter, Sculptor, Poet & Playwiter who spent his adult life in France. He is regarded as the most influential artists of the 20th Century.

Afghanistan issued a set of stamps on his Paintings on 13 Feb 1989. The Paintings featured are

6 Afghani – The two Saltimbanques (1901)

8 Afghani – Portrait of Ambroise Vollard (1910)

22 Afghani – Mallorcan (1905) -expressionist painting.

35 Afghani – Girl on the ball (1905). Painting on Canvas

AFGHANISTAN PICASSO
AFGHANISTAN 1989- PAINTINGS OF PICASSO.
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AFGHANISTAN 1989- PAINTINGS OF PICASSO.

 

Brick Factory at Tortosa – Paintings of Pablo Picasso on Miniature Sheet of Afghanistan -1989

Brick Factory at Tortosa – Paintings of Pablo Picasso on stamps of Afghanistan -1989

A Miniature sheet was issued by Afghanistan on 13 Feb 1989 which featured a Painting by Pablo Picasso called “Brick Factory at Tortosa 1909”.It belongs to Picasso’s African Period and is considered Proto-Cubist work.

AFG MS PICASSO
BRICK FACTORY AT TORTOSA-PAINTING BY PICASSO -MINIATURE SHEET AFGHANISTAN 1989

 

 

 

 

Stamps on Paintings by Vincente Lopez Portana- Spain 1973.

Stamps on Paintings by Vincente Lopez Portana- Spain 1973.

Vincente Lopez Portana (1772-1850) was a Spanish painter considered one of the best portrait painters of his time. Spain issued stamps based on his paintings on 29 Sep 1973.

1 Pta – King Ferdinand VII         2 Pta – Self Portrait Vincente Lopez                                          3 Pta -Senora de Carvallo          4 Pta – Marquis Casteldosrrius  5 Pta -Queen Isabella II.

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SPAIN 1973 – PAINTINGS BY VICENTE LOPEZ PORTANA
SPAIN PAINTINGS
SPAIN 1973 – PAINTINGS BY VICENTE LOPEZ PORTANA

 

International Bergama Festival – Turkey 1976.

International Bergama Festival – Turkey 1976.

The International Bergama Festival and Folklore festival was held in Bergama Turkey in 1976. A Special cover with cancellation issued on 26 May 1976 to celebrate this occasion is listed.

TURKEY INT FOLKLORE FESTIVAL
TURKEY 1976- INTERNATIONAL BERGAMA FESTIVAL.