Fedor A. Vasilev

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fedor Aleksandrovich Vasilev was a Russian landscape painter who was born on February 22, 1850, in Gatchina, Russia. His dad was a low ranking government official. Having to work from …

The Battle of Aspern-Essling

Reading Time: < 1 minute Originally published December 31, 2011. On June 4, 2009, Austria issued a stamp commemorating the battle of Aspern-Essling.  The Stamp is based on a painting of Johann Peter Kraft and …

The 4 Indian Kings

Reading Time: 3 minutes Originally published June 15, 2018   Issued on April 19, 2010, to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the portraits representing the 4 Indian Kings from the Iroquoian Confederacy who travelled …

Paintings by Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz

Reading Time: 3 minutes Originally published January 18, 2009 On December 6, 1985, Poland issued a 5 stamp set of Paintings by the Polish artist Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz. Witkiewicz was born in Warsaw on …

Paintings From Canada’s Centennial Issue

Reading Time: 3 minutes originally published January 17, 2009 Canada Post’s Centennial Issue series of stamps were issued between 1967 and 1971. This series included 7 stamps based on works by famous Canadian artists. …