Stamp Day Paintings – Spain 1975.

Stamp Day Paintings – Spain 1975.

Spain issued a set of stamps to mark stamp day on 29 Sep 1975.The stamps feature Paintings Spanish Art from Gerona Cathedral.

4 Pta – Foxes & Birds        6 Pta – Angels, Lions & Miniatures.

SPAIN STAMP DAY PAINTINGS1
SPAIN 1975- STAMP DAY -PAINTINGS -GERONA CATHEDRAL
SPAIN STAMP DAY PAINTINGS2
SPAIN 1975- STAMP DAY -PAINTINGS -GERONA CATHEDRAL

 

3 Pta -Angels & Miniatures       7 Pta – Miniatures

Stamps on Vintage Spanish Cars -Spain 1977.

Stamps on Vintage Spanish Cars -Spain 1977.

Spain issued a set of Four stamps on Vintage Spanish Cars on 23 Apr 1977. A FDC with stamps is listed. The Cover also commemorates 197 Barcelona Automobile Show.

2 Pta – La Cuadra 1900       4 Pta–Hispano Suiza 1916

5 Pta – Elizalde 1915            7 Pta -Abadal 1914.

SPAIN CARS
SPAIN 1977-SPANISH VINTAGE CARS

Stamps on European Gymnastics Championships – Spain 1971.

Stamps on European Gymnastics Championships – Spain 1971.

Spain issued a stamp on 14 May 1971 to commemorate the European Gymnastics Championships held in Madrid. A Maxim card is listed.

SPAIN MC GYMNASTICS
SPAIN MAXIM CARD 1971- EUROPEAN GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

Stamps on Atletico De Madrid Football Club– Spain 2003

Stamps on Atletico De Madrid Football Club– Spain 2003

Spain issued a stamp on 100th Anniversary of Atletico De Madrid on 25 Apr 2003. It has won La Liga on 10 occasions and third most successful Spanish Football Club. It was also associated with Atletico de Kolkata in Indian Super League till  2017.

SPAIN ATHLETICO
SPAIN 2003 – ATLETICO DE MADRID

 

Stamps on EXPO 2008 Zaragoza– Spain 2007

Stamps on EXPO 2008 Zaragoza– Spain 2007.

Spain issued a stamp on EXPO 2008 on 05 Jul 2007.EXPO 2008 was an InternationalExposition held in Zaragoza Spain from 14 Jun to 14 Sep 2008. 104 countries participated and approx 5,650,000 people visited the Exhibition. It was placed in a meander of the river Ebro. The theme was “Water and Sustainable Development”. The highlight was the Water Tower, River aquarium and building in the shape of a water drop.

The 0.58 euro stamp features a logo and ‘Fluvi’ Mascot. Fluvi is a little male drop of water. Qatar issued a miniature sheet on EXPO 2008.

SPAIN EXPO
SPAIN 2007- EXPO 2008- FLUVI

 

Christmas Stamps on Maternity – Spain 2009.

Christmas Stamps on Maternity – Spain 2009.

Spain issued a stamp on Christmas on 30 Oct 2009. The theme was Maternity.

The 0.32 euro stamp features a Painting “Maternidad” by J Carrero (born 18 Mar 1953 ). Enrique Jimenez Carrero was born at Granadilla Caceres in Spain. He has created stamps for Spanish Post.

SPAIN MOTHER
SPAIN 2009- MATERNITY -CHRISTMAS STAMP

Homage to Picasso – Spain 1981

Homage to Picasso – Spain 1981

Spain issued a stamp on 100th Birth Anniversary of  Pablo Ruiz Picasso on 27 Mar 1981. Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) was a Spanish Painter, Sculptor, Poet & Playwiter who spent his adult life in France. He is regarded as the most influential artists of the 20th Century.

The 100 Pta stamp features a Painting “Homenaje a Picasso” by Joan Miro (1893-1983 ). Joan Miro was a Spanish Painter and Sculptor born in Barcelona. It is believed that Picasso was a mentor to Joan Miro and they met through their mothers who were friends. Joan Miro painted Star or Homage in 1966 and signed it on the day Picasso died in 1973.

 

SPAIN PICASSO
SPAIN 1981- HOMAGE TO PICASSO