Saturday, June 11, 2016

Miriam Karoly

[Austria][Israel] (b 1926/d 1994)

Miriam Karoly was a sculptress, painter and graphic artist, born in Vienna. She studied Painting and Graphic Design with A. Meiselman...Already in Israel Miriam turned her attention to the designing of Medals and coins , fields where she won several Prizes...She also designed and painted walls in Bet Dagon and in the Haifa railway Station... Of course, Miriam has also designed stamps for Israel and Ghana Post Offices... She committed suicide together with her husband in 1994.


Israel 1955 "20th Anniversary of the Youth Immigration Scheme" (6,6,6) [Litho] Sc(94,...,99) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

Israel 1955 "Jewish New Year" (4,4,4) [Photo 25pr][Litho (others)] Sc(100,...,103) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

Israel 1956 "Jewish New Year" (3,3,3) [Photo 25pr][Litho (others)] Sc(121,...,123) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

Israel 1957 "Jewish New Year : Ancient Hebrew Seals" (3,3,3) [Photo][Litho 50pr]  Sc(129,...,131) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

Israel 1958 "Merchant Marine commemoration" (4,4,4) [Litho 10pr][Photo] Sc(138,...,141) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

Israel 1963 "Air Mail" (10,10,10) [Photo] Sc(C28,...,C37) [ image credit of Stampworld ]

[ I don't have yet a detailed catalog of Ghana , so new updates on the work of Miriam Karoly are expected soon...]

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