|On 20 April 2002, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title Art - Paintings. The issue comprises four stamps, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Oleg Cojocaru. The printing was performed by Bundesdruckerei, Germany.|
«The Girls from Ceadîr-Lunga» (1960). Mihai Grecu
Mihai Grecu (November 22, 1916, Faraonivka - 1998, Chişinău) was a painter from Moldova. According to Lonely Planet, “The biggest name in Moldovan painting is Mihai Grecu (1916-98), who co-founded the National School of Painting and was also a poet and free love advocate. His works range from the formally classical to a folk-styled art naive.' Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Mihai_Grecu', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
«Native Land» (1968). Eleonora Romanescu
«Girl at the Window» (1957). Valentina Rusu-Ciobanu
«In Two» (1968). Igor Vieru
Igor Vieru (December 23, 1923 – May 24, 1988) was a painter from Moldova. The artist's home, in Cernoleuca has become a museum, where visitors can get acquainted with Igor Vieru's art. High School of Fine Arts 'Igor Vieru' in Chişinău was named after him. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Igor_Vieru', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)