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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Canada 2016 - Christmas



COUNTRY: CANADA
ISSUE DATE: 1 November 2016
STAMP SIZE: 22 x 24 mm
ILLUSTRATIONS: Rolf Harder
STAMP DESIGN: Hélène L’Heureux




The images are based on an original illustrations by the late Rolf Harder, an influential Canadian designer whose work is featured in the permanent collections of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Quebec and the Museum of Modern Art of New York. Harder, who died in 2013, designed more than 60 stamps for Canada Post over the course of his distinguished career.

All three stamps were designed by Hélène L’Heureux under the direction of Harder’s daughter, Vivi Harder. 

Permanent Domestic Stamps - Booklet of 12




International Stamps - Booklet of 6



U.S.-rate stamps - Booklet of 6







Stamp images and description thanks to Canada Post

CANADA POST COLLECTORZPEDIA