Beautiful Blooms

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October 4, 2017
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stamp art of spring flowers
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29c Summer Garden Flowers approved stamp art

ISSUE: Spring Garden Flowers
MEDIUM: board; gouache; pencil
ILLUSTRATOR: Ned Seidler
ART DIRECTOR: Derry Noyes
FIRST DAY OF ISSUE: May 1, 1993

This artwork commemorating spring garden flowers was the first of four final art pieces used in the production of stamps portraying flowering plants associated with each season. The seasonal stamps issues were released over a four year period, beginning with this garden issue and ending with the Winter Garden Issue of 1996.   

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