Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Pierre Blanc

[Luxembourg] (b 1872/d 1946)

"Pierre Blanc was born in 1872 in Luxembourg City. With a passion for painting, he went to Munich and Prague to perfect his artistic skills.  In 1898, he was the co-founder of the Cercle Artistique de Luxembourg. One of its most influential chairmen, he was appointed professor at the Ecole des Artisans in Luxembourg.  Mr Blanc also designed stamps for the Administration des Postes et Télécommunications, as well as medals and bank notes for the State Treasury."


Luxembourg 1906/1908 "Grand Duke William IV" (12,1) [Recess] Sc(82,...,93)

Luxembourg 1907/1919 "Coat of Arms" (7,1) [Typo] Sc(75,...,81)

Luxembourg 1925 "Anti-Tuberculosis Fund" (4,1) [Litho] Sc(B11,...,B14)

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