Sheet of postage stamps with the motives of Pop Art Artist James F. Gill.
Limited edition. Complete with folder.
James Fancis Gill, U.S.A. (born in 1934)
Original postage stamps from German Post (Deutsche Post), "BRIEFMARKEN INDIVIDUELL" in sheets of 10. In a noble folder.
The sheet contains ten different self-adhesive stamps, one with a portrait of James Francis Gill and nine with artworks by the world famous Pop Art artist.
Vernissage and exhibition of the works of James Francis Gill at the 'Galerie Vogel' in Heidelberg, Germany, in April / May 2019.
The postage stamps are valid for postage within Germany, as stipulated by 'Deutsche Post'.
The total circulation of the sheet is 500 (five hundred) pieces.
100 of them were signed by James Francis Gill. Also on offer while stocks last.
All bows are individually numbered below by hand. The first 400 in blue letters. The handsigned bear the numbers 401 to 500 in red letters.
Front of the folder
The folder presents the stamps in plasticizer-free slide with short biography, illustrations and titles of the works that were used for the stamps.
The folder opened
For James F. Gill these are the first stamps ever.
The motifs of the stamps:
- # 1) Foto of James Francis Gill
- # 2) „Little Bastard“ (James Dean in his Porsche 550 Spyder, Little Bastard)
- # 3) „John“ (John Lennon)
- # 4) „Her Majesty“ (Queen Elisabeth II)
- # 5) „Light my Fire“ (Jim Morrison)
- # 6) „Portrait of Princess Grace“ (Grace Kelly / Gracia Patricia)
- # 7) „BB Beauty“ (Brigitte Bardot)
- # 8) „Duke in Desert Shadow“ (John Wayne)
- # 9) „Pink Marilyn“ (Marilyn Monroe)
- # 10) „Mini Marilyn“ (Marilyn Monroe)