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Thanks, Swarup! Welcome to Stampboards!

Here are more two stamps about Nubia issued by France.

Stone carving at the Abu Simbel temple showing Ramses II fighting in his chariot at the battle of Kadesh (today in Syria) in 1274 BC, against the Hittite Empire, engraved by Jacques Combet, and issued on September 4, 1976:

France 1976 Ramses 1000.jpg


Temple of Philae, Egypt, designed and engraved by Raymond Coatantiec and issued for UNESCO office on December 5, 1987 as a part of a set shows UNESCO world heritage sites:

France 1987 Philae.jpg

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I love this thread! It has inspired me to widen my collecting interests considerably!! Thanks you Eli and everyone else that regularly posts here...

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antbrown wrote:
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I love this thread! It has inspired me to widen my collecting interests considerably!! Thanks you Eli and everyone else that regularly posts here...
Thank you, Antbrown! Hope you love the following French art on engraved stamps issued by France:


"The English Woman from 'Star' in Le Havre" by the French painter Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901), Toulouse-Lautrec Museum, Albi, engraved by Claude Durrens and issued on March 12, 1965:

France 1965 Toulouse lautrec1000.jpg


"Madame Manet on Blue Sofa", by the French painter Édouard Manet (1832–1883), Musée d’Orsay, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on November 9, 1962:

France Manet1000.jpg


"Portrait of Margot", by the French painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), Musée d’Orsay, Paris, engraved by René Cottet and issued on November 9, 1968:

France 1968 Renoir1000.jpg


"Father Juniet's Gig", by the 1908, by the French painter Henri Rousseau (1844-1910), Musée National De L'Orangerie, Paris, engraved by Jean Pheulpin and issued on April 15, 1967:

France 1967 Rouseau1000.jpg


"Women in Garden", by the French painter Claude Monet (1840-1926), Musée National De L'Orangerie, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on June 17, 1972:

France 1972 Monet1000.jpg


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Another group of French art on engraved stamps issued by France:


“Two Barges”, by the French painter André Derain, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on December 16, 1972:

France 1972 Derain1000.jpg


"The Dreamer," by the French painter Georges Henri Rouault (1871-1958), engraved by Robert Cami, and issued on June 7, 1971 to commemorate Rouault's birth centenary:

France 1971 Rouault1000.jpg


“Diana after the Hunt”, by the French painter François Boucher (1703-1770), Musée Cognacq-Jay, Paris, engraved by Jean Pheulpin and issued on October 10, 1970:

France 1970 Boucher1000.jpg


“Portrait of Anne Louise Brillon de Jouy”, by the French painter Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1732–1806), Louvre Museum, Paris, engraved by Claude Durrens and issued on January 22, 1972:

France 1972 Fragonard1000.jpg


“The Bridge at Mantes”, by the French painter Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796–1875), Louvre Museum, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on February 12, 1977:

France 1977 Corot1000.jpg



France 1972 Fragonard Det.jpg

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“The Delicate Musician”, by the French painter Jean-Antoine Watteau, Louvre museum, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on September 22, 1973:

France 1973 Watteau1000.jpg


“Crispin and Scapin”, also known as “Scapin and Silvestre”, by the French painter Honoré-Victorin Daumier (1808-1879), Musée d'Orsay, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on December 10, 1966:

France 1966 Daumier1000.jpg


“Bather, shown waist”, by the French painter Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867), Bonn City Museum-Ella, Bayonne, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on September 9, 1967:

France 1967 Ingres1000.jpg


"The Newborn", by the French painter Georges de La Tour (1593-1652), engraved by Claude Durrens, and issued on June 25, 1966:

France 1066 De la Tour1000.jpg


“The 14th of July”, by the French painter Roger de La Fresnaye (1885-1925), designed by Pierre Gandon, engraved by René Cottet and issued on November 10, 1961:

France 1961 Fresnaye1000.jpg


France 1973 Watteau Det.jpg

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"The betrothed and Eiffel Tower" by the French painter Marc Chagall (1887-1985), National Museum Marc Chagall, Nice, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on November 12, 1963:

France 1963 Chagall a.jpg


“The Red Violin”, by the French painter Raoul Dufy (1877-1953), engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on November 6, 1965:

France 1965 Dufy a.jpg


“Dancer with Bouquet Bowing”, by the French painter Degas (1834-1917), Musée d'Orsay, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on November 14, 1970:

France 1970 Degas a.jpg


“The Messenger” by the French painter Georges Braque (1882-1963), engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on November 10, 1961:

France 1961 Braque a.jpg


“A Winnower” by the French painter Jean-François Millet (1814-1875), Musée d'Orsay, Paris, engraved by Pierre Gandon and issued on April 3, 1971:

France 1971 Millet a.jpg


Jewish motives in Chagall’s painting "The betrothed and Eiffel Tower":

Chagall.jpg

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