Stamps on Paintings   – New Zealand 1988

Stamps on Paintings   – New Zealand 1988.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on Paintings on the theme Land & New Zealand Heritage on 05 Oct 1988.

40c- Lake Pukaki (1862) by John Gully (1819-1888).He was a New Zealand Landscape painter.

60c – On the Grass plain below Lake Arthur (1846) by William Fox (1812-1893).

70c – View of Auckland (1873) by J C Hoyte (1835-1913). He was born in England.

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NEW ZEALAND 1988 -PAINTINGS

80c- Mount Egmont from Southward(1840) by Charles Heapy (1820-1881).He was English born Explorer and Painter.

$1.05 – Anakiwa, Queen Charlotte Sound (1871) by John Kinder (1819-1903).

$1.30 – White Terraces Lake Rotamahana (1880) by Charles Barraud (1822-1897).He was England born and migrated to New Zealand.

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NEW ZEALAND 1988- PAINTINGS

Stamps on Maori Rafter Paintings – New Zealand 1988

Stamps on Maori Rafter Paintings – New Zealand 1988.

New Zealand issued a set of four stamps on Maori Rafter Paintings on 02 Mar 1988.

40c –Mangopare                                            40c –  Koru

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NEW ZEALAND 1988 – MAORI RAFTER PAINTINGS.

40c – Raupunga                                            60c –  Koiri

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NEW ZEALAND 1988 – MAORI RAFTER PAINTINGS.

Stamps on Princess and Prince of Monaco – 1977

Stamps on Princess and Prince of Monaco – 1977

Monaco issued a set of Stamps on Prince and Princess of Monaco featuring Paintings from Royal Palace on 09 Nov 1977.

6 F – Prince Honore V (1778-1841) by  Marie Verroust.

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MONACO 1977 – PRINCE HONORE V

Stamps on Princess and Prince of Monaco – 1972

Stamps on Princess and Prince of Monaco – 1972

Monaco issued a set of Stamps on Prince and Princess of Monaco featuring Paintings from Royal Palace on 04 Dec 1972.

1 F – Jaques I (1689-1751) by Nicolas Largilliere (1656-1746)

3 F -Louise Hippolyte (1697-1731) by Jean Baptiste van Loo (1684-)

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Monaco 1972- Paintings on Prince and Princess

Stamps on Rubens Paintings -Belgium 1977

Stamps on Rubens Paintings -Belgium 1977

Date of Issue -04 Sep 1976

400th Birth Anniversary of Sir Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) Flemish Painter

10F+5F – Biblical Accounts        Print run 823,780

10F+5F -Religious Paintings       Print run 824,562.

BELGIUM RUBENS
BELGIUM 1976- 400TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY -PETER PAUL RUBENS

Paintings of Chinatown – Stamps of Singapore 1989.

Paintings of Chinatown – Stamps of Singapore 1989.

Singapore issued set of four stamps featuring Paintings of Chinatown. Each stamp featured a street in Chinatown. These stamps were issued on 17 May 1989.

10c – Sago Street- Sago is starch extracted from Sago palm tree and used in Puddings. Since there were Sago factories in the area hence the name. Now Social and entertainment centre of Chinatown.

35c -Pagoda Street – The name related to Sri Mariamman temple. Chinese called it the Coolie depot. Earlier groceries were sold in the day stalls and tailoring and Clothes in the evening. Nowadays it deals with mainly textiles & tailoring.

75c -Trengganu Street -also known as side street .before the settlement of hawkers this street would be buzzing with maidservants and housewives buying vegetables, meat, food and other provisions.

$1 – Temple street – Buntings and Clothes on decorative bamboos would be attraction of this street. Stalls selling Cooked food, daily provisions, Chinaware, cloaks and blacksmith shops lined both sides of the streets.

A Registered FDC mailed from Singapore to Calcutta (Kolkata) is listed.

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SINGAPORE FDC1989-CHINATOWN PAINTINGS.
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SINGAPORE 1983 – ART SERIES -CHINATOWN PAINTINGS BROCHURE

 

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.

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SPAIN 2009- MATERNITY -CHRISTMAS STAMP