Festival of France – Special Cover 1989.

Festival of France – Special Cover 1989.

France celebrated the Bicentenary of the French Revolution in 1989. France issued a stamp of 2.20 Fr on 01 Jan 1989 to commemorate the Bicentenary. Embassy of France in India issued a Special cover to celebrate the Bicentenary of French Revolution and Festival of France in India. The Cover was issued in New Delhi on 14 Jul 1989 using the French Stamp with India Post Cancellation. A Unique cover.

FRANCE FESTIVAL IN INDIA 1989
FRANCE 1989 -FESTIVAL OF FRANCE IN NEW DELHI
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French Film Institute – Miniature Sheet 1986.

French Film Institute – Miniature Sheet 1986.

La Poste issued a Miniature sheet with 10 stamps to commemorate 50th Anniversary of French Film Institute. The stamps were issued on 20 Sep 1986. Each stamp was of 2.20 Franc denomination. The stamps feature scenes from movies and actors.

2.20 Fr- Louis Feuillade “Vampires”.

2.20 Fr-Max Linder.

2.20 Fr- Sacha Guitry “The Romance of a Cheater”.

2.20 Fr- Jean Renoir “Grand Illusion”

2.20 Fr- Marcel Pagnol “The Baker’s Wife”

2.20 Fr- Jean Epstein  “Ice 3-sided”

2.20 Fr- Rene Clair “Beautiful Night”

2.20 Fr- Jean Gremillion “Love Hangover”

2.20 Fr- Jacques Becker “Casque d’Or”

2.20 Fr- Francois Truffaut “The Wild Child”

FRANCE FILM INSTITUTE 1986 MS
FRANCE 1986- 50TH ANNIVERSARY FRENCH FILM INSTITUTE

 

The Pioneers of Television -France 2013

The Pioneers of Television -France 2013.

La Poste issued a Miniature Sheet containing six stamps (each of 0.58 euro ) on Pioneers of Television. The stamps were issued on 18 Oct 2013. The Pioneers featured are

Pierre Sabbagh (1918-1994)-Journalist, Producer, Director, Personality of French TV.

Leon Zitrone (1914-1995)-Russian born French Journalist and Television Presenter. He has hosted Tour De France, Olympics, Eurovision Song Contest.

Catherine Langeais (1923 -1998).She was a French TV presenter and actress. She was married to Pierre Sabbagh. She was honoured with Legion of honour.

Denise Glaser (1920-1983). She was a Television presenter.

Jacqueline Joubert (1921-2005). TV announce,Producer & Director.

Pierre Desgraupes (1918-1993). He was a French Journalist, actor and Director of TV Channel.

FRANCE TV MS
FRANCE 2013 – PIONEERS OF TELEVISION

Fauna on Stamps – France 1993

Fauna on Stamps – France 1993

On 06 Feb 1993 La Poste issued a set of four stamps on Animals under the theme Fauna. The Fauna featured on stamps are

2F – Smew    3F -Ferruginous Duck   4F -Shelduck     5F -Red Breasted Merganser.

FRANCE FAUNA 87
FRANCE FAUNA 1993

Fauna on Stamps – France 1988

Fauna on Stamps – France 1988

On 14 Jun 1988 La Poste issued a set of four stamps on Animals under the theme Fauna. The Fauna featured on stamps are

2F – Eurasian Otter    3F -Red Deer   4F -Red Fox     5F -European Badger.

FRANCE FAUNA 92
FRANCE FAUNA 1988

 

Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs – France 1991

Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs – France 1991

A Marianne Phrygian cap stamp was issued on 02 Oct 1991 with a label reading Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs. The stamp was designed by Louis Briat and engraved by Claude Jumelet for La Poste.

FRANCE MARIANNE WITH OLYMPIC LABEL
FRANCE 1991-MARIANNE WITH OLYMPIC LABEL

 

Flora on Stamps – France 1992

Flora on Stamps – France 1992

On 12 Sep 1992 La Poste issued a set of four stamps on Flowers under the theme Flora. The Flora featured on stamps are

2f – Pancratium Maritimum or Sea Daffodil

3F -Drosera rotundifolia or Round-leaved Sundew

4F -Orchis Palustris -Orchid native to Central and Western Europe

5F -Nuphar Luteum or Yellow water-lily.

FRANCE FLOWERS 92
FRANCE FLOWERS 1992