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.
Stamps on Adam Elsheimer Painting – Germany – 2007.
Germany has issued a 55c stamp on Adam Elsheimer Painting on 01 Mar 2007. Adam Elsheimer ( 1578-1610) was a German painter who was known for Baroque style paintings on Copper Plates. painting on Crosses is featured on the stamp.
Germany issued a stamp on 400th Birth Anniversary Rembrandt on 13 July 2006. FDC is listed. Rembrandt (1606-1669) was a Dutch Painter. The Stamp features his painting on Saskia van Ulyenburgh (1612-1642) his wife and model for some of his paintings.