Stamps on A Durer -France 1980.

Stamps on A Durer -France 1980.

France issued a stamp on A Durer (1471-1528) on 09 Jun 1980. Durer was a painter and the stamp features his self-portrait. The stamp was issued with a vinette promoting PHILEXFRANCE 1982 -International Stamp Exhibition.

FRANCE PHILEX 82
FRANCE 1980- PHILEXFRANCE 1982 & A DURER.

Stamps on Charles de Gaulle – France 1971

Stamps on Charles de Gaulle -France 1971.

France issued a set of four stamps on First Death Anniversary of Charles de Gaulle. A se-tenant strip of Four with a vignette saying Homage to General Gaulle is listed.

0.50 F – General De Gaulle in June 1940

0.50 F – General Gaulle in Brazzaville in 1944

0.50 F – General Gaulle in Paris in 1944

0.50 F – General Gaulle President of the Republic.

 

FRANCE DE GAULLE
FRANCE 1971- HOMAGE TO CHARLES DE GAULLE

Stamps on First French Satellite -France 1965.

Stamps on First French Satellite -France 1965.

France issued a set of two stamps on Launch of First French Satellite A1 on 30 Nov 1965. Triptychs consisting of two stamps and a vignette was issued  which is listed

0.30 F- Diamant Rocket launching the Satellite     0.60 F – A 1 Satellite in orbit.

FRANCE SATELLITE
FRANCE 1965 -FIRST SATELLITE OF FRANCE.

Stamps on Bicentenary of French Revolution -France 1988.

Stamps on Bicentenary of French Revolution -France 1988.

France issued a set of two stamps on French Revolution Bicentenary on 18 Jun 1988. Triptychs consisting of two stamps and a vignette promoting PHILEXFRANCE 89 Philatelic exhibition was issued  which is listed

4 F- Grenoble 1788-Day of the tiles          3 F – Vizille 1788 -Assembly of three Orders.

FRANCE PHILEX 89
FRANCE 1988 – BICNTENARY FRENCH REVOLUTION & PHILEXFRANCE 89.

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Olympic Torch Route

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Olympic Torch Route

The First Winter Olympics were held in Chamonix, France in 1924 in which 16 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 9 Disciplines and 16 events in Men’s and Women’s Category.

The 1992 Winter Olympics or XVI Winter Olympics were held in Albertville France from 8-23 Feb 1992. The then French President Francois Mitterrand inaugurated the Games. A total of 1801 athletes from 64 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 12 Disciplines and 57 events. Germany topped the medals tally with ten Gold Medals. The unified German team was participating for the first time after unification in 1990. This was the last time when the Summer and Winter Olympics were held in the same year. The Winter Olympics were held in Lillehammer Norway in 1994.

France issued a set of stamps to commemorate the 1992 Albertville Winter Olympics. First Day Covers are being Listed.

14 Nov 1991 – 2.50 Fr – Olympic Torch Route

FRANCE 1992 W OLY 11
FRANCE 1991- ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS 1992 -OLYMPIC TORCH ROUTE

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Artistic Skiing & Alpine Skiing

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Artistic Skiing & Alpine Skiing

The First Winter Olympics were held in Chamonix, France in 1924 in which 16 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 9 Disciplines and 16 events in Men’s and Women’s Category.

The 1992 Winter Olympics or XVI Winter Olympics were held in Albertville France from 8-23 Feb 1992. The then French President Francois Mitterrand inaugurated the Games. A total of 1801 athletes from 64 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 12 Disciplines and 57 events. Germany topped the medals tally with ten Gold Medals. The unified German team was participating for the first time after unification in 1990. This was the last time when the Summer and Winter Olympics were held in the same year. The Winter Olympics were held in Lillehammer Norway in 1994.

France issued a set of stamps to commemorate the 1992 Albertville Winter Olympics. First Day Covers are being Listed.

03 Aug 1991 – 2.50+0.20 Fr – Artistic Skiing at Tignes

FRANCE 1992 W OLY 9 SKI
FRANCE 1991- ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS 1992- ARTISTIC SKIING

17 Aug 1991 – 2.50+0.20 Fr – Alpine Skiing (Women) at  Val D’isere

FRANCE 1992 W OLY 10 ALPINE
FRANCE 1991- ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS 1992-ALPINE SKIING WOMEN

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Luge & Curling

Stamps on 1992 Winter Olympics Albertville  – France 1991- Luge & Curling

The First Winter Olympics were held in Chamonix, France in 1924 in which 16 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 9 Disciplines and 16 events in Men’s and Women’s Category.

The 1992 Winter Olympics or XVI Winter Olympics were held in Albertville France from 8-23 Feb 1992. The then French President Francois Mitterrand inaugurated the Games. A total of 1801 athletes from 64 Nations participated in 6 Sports, 12 Disciplines and 57 events. Germany topped the medals tally with ten Gold Medals. The unified German team was participating for the first time after unification in 1990. This was the last time when the Summer and Winter Olympics were held in the same year. The Winter Olympics were held in Lillehammer Norway in 1994.

France issued a set of stamps to commemorate the 1992 Albertville Winter Olympics. First Day Covers are being Listed.

02 Mar 1991 – 2.50+0.20 Fr – Luge at La Plagne

FRANCE 1992 W OLY 12 LUGE
FRANCE 1991- ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS 1992- LUGE

02 Mar 1991 – 2.50+0.20 Fr – Curling at Pralognan

FRANCE 1992 W OLY 8 CURLING
FRANCE 1991- ALBERTVILLE WINTER OLYMPICS 1992- CURLING