Monday, August 15, 2016

Hatem El Mekki [ 3rd Part (1965/1968) ]

[Tunisia] (b 1918/d 2003)

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Tunisia 1965 "ITU Centennial" (1) [Recess] Sc(447)

Tunisia 1965 "Opening of the Tunis Students Dormitory" (3,1) [Recess] Sc(451,...,453)

Tunisia 1965 "International Year for Cooperation" (1) [Recess] Sc(454)

Tunisia 1966 "10th Anniversary of the Independence" (5,5,3) [Photo] Sc(461,...,463) [ Images credit of stampworld ]

Tunisia 1966 "2nd UN Regional Cartography Conference for Africa, Tunis" (3,1) [Recess] Sc(464,...,466)

Tunisia 1966 "20th Anniversary of UNESCO" (1) [Engr (Durrens)][Recess] Sc(467)

Tunisia 1967 "Mediterranean Games , Tunis" (2,1) [Recess] Sc(468,469)

Tunisia 1967 "International Montreal Exposition (1st series)" (5,4,1) [Recess] Sc(472,473)

Tunisia 1967 "Stamp Day at Expo 67" (4,2,2) [Recess] Sc(475,...,478) [ Images credit of stampworld ]

Tunisia 1967 "10th Anniversary of the Republic" (2,2,1) [Litho] Sc(479)

Tunisia 1967 "Mediterranean Games of Tunis" (5,5,5) [Recess] Sc(481,...,485) [ Images credit of stampworld ]

Tunisia 1968 "Electronics at the Service of the Poste" (3,1) [Recess] Sc(494,...,496)

Tunisia 1968 "20th Anniversary of the World Health Organization"  (2,1) [Recess] Sc( (497,498)

Knut Lokke - Sorensen [ 1st Part ( 1964/1973 ) ]

[Norway] (b 1931)

"Knut  Lokke - Sorensen started his advanced Studies at the State Art Academy and continued them in the Florence Fine Arts Academy... He began his Engraver activity in the Bank of Norway under the guidance of Henry Welde (1914/1991) ; he then moved to the Stamp department where he engraved more then 140 stamps , half of them his own projects... He won the Paris Grand Prix of engraving in 1982."



Norway 1964 "Centenary of Norwegian folk High Schools" (2,1) [Litho (Norwegian Bank Printing works)] Sc(459,460)

  Norway 1966 "150th Anniversary of the Bank of Norway" (2,2,1) [Engr (Henry Welde)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(492)

Norway 1968 "150th Birth Anniversary of Aasmund Vinje (Poet)" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(515,516)

Norway 1968 "Centenary of Deaconess House, Oslo" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(519,520)

Norway 1968 "Nobel Peace Prize Winners of 1908" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(521,522)

Norway 1969 "Birth Centenary of Professor Johan Hjort (fisheries Pioneer)" (2,2,2) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW) Sc(535,536) [ Image Credit of Stampworld ]

Norway 1969 "Birth Centenary of Queen Maude" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(549,550)

Norway 1970 "Norwegian Zoologists" (4,4,4) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(562,...,565)  [ Image Credit of Stampworld ]

Norway 1971 "10th Anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty" (1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess(NBPW)] Sc(578)

Norway 1972 "Birth Centenary of King Haakon VII" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(590,591)

Norway 1973 "Centenary of Hansen's identification of Leprosy Bacillus" (2,2,2) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(602,603) [ Image Credit of Stampworld ]

Norway 1973 "King Olav's 70th Birthday" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(619,620)

Norway 1973 "Birth Centenary of Jacob Aall (Industrialist)" (2,1) [Engr (Knut Lokke-Sorensen)][Recess (NBPW)] Sc(621,622)

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Harald Sallberg

[Sweden] (b 1895/d 1963)

 "Harald Sallberg studied at the Stockholm Technical School and was hired in 1912 at the Academy of Fine Arts Etching School as technical adviser and in 1930 as an assistant.... He was a teacher of graphic Art at the Art Academy in 1935, professor from 1954 on and its director from 1955-59 ; He is mostly known by his city Landscapes (specially Stockholm and London..) and for his great wood engraving works..(...) his work is currently exhibited in many museums and Art Foundations all over the world. "


Sweden 1944 "Tercentenary of the first Swedish Marine Chart" (3,1) [Engr (Sven Ewert)][Recess] Sc(348,...,350)

Sweden 1945 "50th Death Anniversary of Viktor Rydberg (Author)" (3,1) [Engr (Sven Ewert)][Recess] Sc(363,...,365)

Sweden 1960 "Birth Centenary of Branting (Statesman)" (3,1) [Engr (Czeslaw Slania)][Recess] Sc(564,...,566)

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Henry Thelander

[Denmark] (b 1902/d 1986)

[ poster by Henry Thelander  1936]

"Henry Thelander was originally a commercial artist and worked in the advertising department of different companies. He really broke through as a poster artist in the mid-1930s with his posters for, inter Alia, Danish Tourist Association and DSB."


Denmark 1959 "Danish Ballet and Musical Festival" (1) [Engr (B. Jacobsen)][Recess] Sc(369)

Denmark 1960 "10th European Regional Committee Meeting of World Health Organizations" (1) [Engr (B. Ekholm)][Recess] Sc(378)

Denmark 1962 "Aid for Under-Developed Countries" (1) [Engr (Czeslaw Slania)][Recess] Sc(B29)

Denmark 1964 "150th Anniversary of the Institution of Primary Schools" (1) [Engr (Czeslaw Slania)] Sc(411)

Denmark 1965 "Child Welfare" (1) [Engr (Czeslaw Slania)][Recess] Sc(B34)