Covers & Cinderellas

Collages.  Page 9

Lucien Clergue.   rppc unused
148 x 105mm.    Artist's Collection.

Orange Free State.  Stamps: QV overprints mint
digital ppc 23 Brook Street. Watercolour
139 x 93mm. ii

Orange Free State - stop variations.
Stamps: QV overprints mint. Digital ppc's La Lune. Watercolour 1982.    259 x 87mm. iii

Gagnez du Temps.   cvr pmk
143 x 82mm. ii    Verso: R�pondez par Avion.

Ways & Means.   ppc used pmk 10.8.1990
Diptych lft  142 x 102mm. i

Ways & Means.   ppc unused
Diptych rt  150 x 105mm. i

Il Gattopardo.   rppc ltr unaddressed undated
149 x 104mm. i

Comit� d'organisation de la transformation et de la distribution du papier & du carton.
cvr pmk 15 Jan 1942
144 x 111mm. i

The Eldia.   lustrechrome unused
Captioned incident 28.3.1989
139 x 88mm. i

The Collages.

All feature original items from postal history in combination with a hand finished,
digitally remastered and printed version of the original watercolour.
Signed with monogram: N
Matt black framed, black archival mount boards: 285 x 225 x 35mm
[ View framed ]

Philatelic terms.

Cover.  Prior to the invention of the envelope letters were wrapped/covered with another sheet that would bear the address and provide privacy for the content.  Cinderella . . . was not allowed to attend the Ball. Similarly the name refers to stamps that were not issued for national revenue purposes - it was advised that these be excluded from collections.  Cachet  image/text featured on cover.  pmk  postmark.  EL  entire letter.  ppc  picture postcard.  FDC  first day cover.  FFC  first flight cover.
QV, KEVII  Queen Victoria, King Edward VII etc.