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 1989 -FESTIVAL OF FRANCE IN NEW DELHI
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 1986- 50TH ANNIVERSARY FRENCH FILM INSTITUTE
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 2013 – PIONEERS OF TELEVISION
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 1993
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 1988
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 1991-MARIANNE WITH OLYMPIC LABEL
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 1992