Gothic Art -Stamps of Austria -1967

Gothic Art -Stamps of Austria -1967

Austria issued a stamp on 19 May 1967. The theme was Gothic Art. The stamp featured Virgin of Mercy in Frauenstein Church ,Wood Sculpture.

FDC AUSTRIA GOTHIC ART
FDC AUSTRIA GOTHIC ART

Stamps on Opera Singers – Nicaragua 1975

Stamps on Opera Singers – Nicaragua 1975

Nicaragua issued a set of Stamps on Opera Singers on 22 Jan 1975. The 3c stamp features Lotte Lehmann as Princess in “The Cavalier of the Rose”.

Charlotte “Lotte ” Lehmann (27 Feb 1888- 26 Aug 1976) was a German Soparno associated with German repertory. She gave memorable performances in operas of Richard  Strauss,Richard Wagner,Ludwig Van Beethoven,Puccini,Mozart and Massenet.

NICARAGUA OPERA SINGERS
STAMPS OF NICARAGUA ON OPERA SINGERS -LOTTE LEHMANN-1975

Famous Women on Stamps -Israel 1992

Famous Women on Stamps -Israel 1992

Israel issued two stamps on Famous Women Personalities on 18 Feb 1992.The women featured on stamps are

80 Agora -Hanna Rovina (1889-1980)-She was an Israeli actress and often called as “The First Lady of Hebrew Theatre”.

1.30 Shekel -Rivka Guber (1902-1981)-Israeli Social worker and Pioneer and recipient of Israel Prize.

FDC ISRAEL WOMEN POET
FDC ISRAEL -FAMOUS WOMEN -1992

Stamps on Grand Duke Henri – Luxembourg -2015

Stamps on Grand Duke Henri – Luxembourg -2015

Henri is Grand Duke of Luxenbourg reigning since 7 October 2000. A stamp was issued by Luxembourg on 22 Sep 2015 to mark 15 Years of his reign. The Stamp features Duke Henri & Grand Duchess Maria Teresa.

FDC LUXEMBOURG CORO
FDC LUXEMBOURG 2015 -15 YEARS OF REIGN OF DUKE HENRI

 

Australia Painting Series – Charles Condor – A Holiday in Mentone -1984

Australia Painting Series – Charles Condor – A Holiday in Mentone -1984

Charles Edward Condor (24 Oct 1868 -9 Feb 1909) was an English-born Painter,Lithographer and designer. He emigrated to Australia and was key figure in Heidelberg School (art movement in Australia). He was born in Tottenham ,Middlesex and spent several  years in India as a young child.

Australia issued a $5 stamp on 04 Apr 1984 featuring his famous Painting “A Holiday in Mentone 1888”. It is now held in Art Gallery of South Australia collection .This year 2018 will be his 150th Birth Anniversary.

A FDC with the stamps and his picture on Cover is listed.

FDC AUS PAINTER CHARLES CONDOR
FDC AUSTRALIA PAINTING SERIES – CHARLES CONDOR-1984

Alzheimer’s Stamp – USA 2017

Alzheimer’s Stamp – USA 2017.

Alzheimer Disease is one of the top ten leading causes of Death in USA. A semipostal stamp of 65c was issued by USA on 30 Nov 2017 to help raise funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. World  Alzheimer’s Day is observed on 21 Sep every year.

The price of stamp pays for First Class single piece postage rate plus an amount to fund causes . The design of this stamp is taken from 42c  stamp issued on Alzheimer awareness in 2008. In 2008 stamp the woman was facing left and now in this stamp she is facing right.

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
STAMPS ON ALZHEIMER’S -USA 2017

 

Stamps on Surfing – Australia 2013

Stamps on Surfing – Australia

Australia issued a set of Four stamps and and a minisheet on Surfing. The stamps feature

-Women surfers

-Poster of Surfer & shore

-Van on the beach

-Surfer on  crest of Wave.

AUS SURFING
AUSTRALIA PRESENTATION PACK ON SURFING -2013
AUS SURFING MS
MINIATURE SHEET ON SURFING -AUSTRALIA 2013
AUS SURFING B4
STAMPS OF AUSTRALIA ON SURFING -2013