#884-88 – 1940 American Artists 5V

Condition
Price
Qty
- Mint Stamp(s)
Ships in 1 business day. i$7.25
$7.25
- Used Stamp(s)
Ships in 1 business day. i$3.40
$3.40
1 More - Click Here

Is Your Famous Americans Series Missing the American Artists?
American Artists: Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828) – painted over 1,000 portraits, including the image of George Washington that appears on the U.S. $1 bill James A. McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) – painted “Whistler’s Mother,” a famous portrait of motherhood (appears on U.S. #737-38) Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) – designed $20 “double eagle” gold piece, regarded most beautiful U.S. coin; sculpted several monuments commemorating Civil War heroes Daniel C. French (1850-1931) – sculpted Abraham Lincoln Statue at Lincoln Memorial and Concord Minute Man in Concord, Massachusetts Frederic Remington (1861-1909) – painted “Cavalry Charge on the Southern Plains” and “The Last Stand” In 1934, after stamp-collecting President Franklin Roosevelt’s first year in office, the public began asking that certain people be honored on stamps.  The result was the Famous Americans set – a direct link to F.D.R.’s presidency.  F.D.R. took charge, choosing many of the honorees, approving sketches and selecting denominations for some stamps!  With this convenient offer you can get all five stamps in the American Artists set. Each of the American Artists stamps pictures an artist’s palette, brushes and stonecutter’s tools – symbolizing the arts.  Get one step closer to completing your Famous Americans Series – order the American Artists set today.
 

Read More - Click Here

  • 450 Black Mounts, Split-back, containing one pack each of MM501 through MM509 450 Archival-Quality Mystic Mounts

    Mystic mounts are the best way to keep your stamps safe and looking great for years to come.  Stamps are held securely in place against a black background – making the colors "pop" and adding definition to perforations.  With this mount package you'll get 50 split-back mounts of each size collectors most commonly use.

    $29.50
    BUY NOW
  • 2017 Commemorative Year Set 2017 U.S. Commemorative Year Set

    Get every US commemorative stamp issued in 2017.  Each stamp showcases important history, people, and events from American culture.  With this set you'll receive stamps from popular series like Lunar New Year and Love.  Plus you'll receive the Nebraska and Mississippi Statehood stamps, Dorothy Height, John F. Kennedy, and more.  It's the convenient and affordable way to keep your collection up to date.

    $31.95- $55.95
    BUY NOW
  • 1847 5¢ Benjamin Franklin, red-brown, thin bluish wove paper, imperforate U.S. #1 - First U.S. Postage Stamp

    On July 1, 1847, the first US postage stamps went on sale.  The 5¢ issue of 1847 (US #1) features a portrait of Benjamin Franklin, the man responsible for organizing America's postal service back in the 1700s.  Postal clerks used scissors to cut the stamps from sheets, as perforations weren't in use yet.  Today, US #1 is a valued piece of American postal history and a lucky find in any condition.

    $450.00- $7,395.00
    BUY NOW

Is Your Famous Americans Series Missing the American Artists?


American Artists:

Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828) – painted over 1,000 portraits, including the image of George Washington that appears on the U.S. $1 bill

James A. McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) – painted “Whistler’s Mother,” a famous portrait of motherhood (appears on U.S. #737-38)

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) – designed $20 “double eagle” gold piece, regarded most beautiful U.S. coin; sculpted several monuments commemorating Civil War heroes

Daniel C. French (1850-1931) – sculpted Abraham Lincoln Statue at Lincoln Memorial and Concord Minute Man in Concord, Massachusetts

Frederic Remington (1861-1909) – painted “Cavalry Charge on the Southern Plains” and “The Last Stand”

In 1934, after stamp-collecting President Franklin Roosevelt’s first year in office, the public began asking that certain people be honored on stamps.  The result was the Famous Americans set – a direct link to F.D.R.’s presidency.  F.D.R. took charge, choosing many of the honorees, approving sketches and selecting denominations for some stamps!  With this convenient offer you can get all five stamps in the American Artists set.

Each of the American Artists stamps pictures an artist’s palette, brushes and stonecutter’s tools – symbolizing the arts.  Get one step closer to completing your Famous Americans Series – order the American Artists set today.