Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1966

Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1966

The theme for Pro Patria issue of 1966 was Biblical accounts. Swiss Post issued a set of Five Stamps on 01 Jun 1966. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Biblical accounts featured on stamps are

5+5 ct – Heinrich Federer (1866-1928) Writer.

10+10 ct – Joseph’s Dream

20+10 ct – Joseph on the road.

30+10 ct – Maria with Child.

50+10 ct – The angel showing the right direction.

SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1966
SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1966 -BIBLICAL ACCOUNTS
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Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1965

Pro Patria -Biblical Accounts on Stamps of Switzerland 1965

The theme for Pro Patria issue of 1965 was Biblical accounts. Swiss Post issued a set of Five Stamps on 01 Jun 1965. A FDC  with First Day Cancellation of Bern is listed.

The Biblical accounts featured on stamps are

5+5 ct – Father Florentini , Theodosius (1808-65).A Catholic Monk

10+10 ct – Goose with fishtail (Symbol of Evil)

20+10 ct – One of the Three Kings on way to Herod Antipas.

30+10 ct – Fish haul of apostles.

50+10 ct – The last temptation of Christ.

SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1965
SWITZERLAND FDC PRO PATRIA 1965 -BIBLICAL ACCOUNTS

Stamps on Indian Fashion through the Ages- 2018

Stamps on Indian Fashion through the Ages Series I- 2018

India issued a miniature sheet with four stamps on the theme  Indian Fashion through the Ages. It was issued on 30 Dec 2018.

Rupees 15 – Harappa and Mohenjo-daro.Maurya & Sunga Period Fashion.

Rupees Five – Mughal Period. Nur Jehan.

Rupees Five – Awadh Period. Ghazi-ud-din Haider.

Rupees 15 – Fashion in Indian Princely States.

INDIA MS 2018 FASHION
INDIA MS 2018 – INDIAN FASHION THROUGH AGES SERIES I

 

West Of Ireland Landscape Paintings on Stamps – Paul Henry.

West Of Ireland Landscape Paintings on Stamps – Paul Henry.

Paul Henry ( 11 Apr 1876 – 24 Aug 1958) was an Irish Painter renowned for depicting West of Ireland Landscapes in his paintings. Ireland issued a strip of four stamps on 17 Apr 2008 to mark his 5oth Death Anniversary . The paintings feature A Connemara village with mountains in the background as part of West of Ireland Landscape.

IRELAND PAINTINGS PAUL HENRY
IRELAND PAINTINGS 2008 -PAUL HENRY

Paintings of a Swedish Sufi Painter – Stamps of Sweden 1969

Paintings of a Swedish Sufi Painter – Stamps of Sweden 1969

Ivan Agueli (1869-1917) born John Gustaf Agelli and also known as Sheikh Aqili after conversion to Islam was a wandering Sufi painter and author. Sweden issued a miniature sheet of six stamps on 06 Jun 1969 featuring his paintings to mark his Birth Centenary.

SWEDEN MS PAINTINGS
SWEDEN MS 1969- PAINTINGS of IVAN AGUELI

FDC ITALY 1981 – Paintings of Carlo Carra

FDC ITALY 1981 – Paintings of Carlo Carra

Carlo Carra (1881-1966) was an Italian Painter and Author of many books on art. Italy issued a stamp on 07 Sep 1981 to mark his Birth Centenary. A FDC is listed.

ITALY FDC PAINTINGS CARLO
ITALY FDC 1981- PAINTINGS of CARLO CARRA

 

FDC ITALY 1981 – Paintings of Giuseppe Ugonia.

FDC ITALY 1981 – Paintings of Giuseppe Ugonia

Guiseppe Ugonia (1881-1944) was an Italian Painter and Lithographer. Italy issued a stamp on 07 Sep 1981 to mark his Birth Centenary. A FDC is listed.

ITALY FDC PAINTINGS
ITALY PAINTINGS 1981 -PAINTINGS GIUSEPPE UGONIA