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Lots 465 - 472,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
465  2251
1975, "Seated Nude" by Renoir, sunken die proof of central design and text at the bottom in black on paper with partial gray coating, size 116x86mm, design engraver Nikitina, official Goznak representative signature, mounted on white glossy presentation card, full OG, VF and very rare item from the Postal Archives
275 
 
466  2252
1975, "Man in a Fur Hat" by Rembrandt, sunken die proof of central design and text at the bottom in blackish green, size 130x83mm, design engraver Tkachenko, two official signatures, Soviet State Printings "Goznak" seal on reverse reads: "Строгий учет" (Strict Record), minor natural ink soiling, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare item from the Postal Archives
275 
 
467  2253
1975, "The Dream" by Daumier, two sunken die proofs of central design in dark violet on white paper with additional text at left or on paper with beige coating, approximate size 114-120x88mm, design engraver Nikitina, official representative signature and Goznak violet seal on reverse, each one mounted on white glossy presentation card, full OG, VF, only a handful were printed
550 
 
468  2254
1975, "Templation" by Durer, two sunken die proofs for the souvenir sheet of central design with text at the bottom in dark blue on white paper or on paper with gray coating, approximate size 108-120x85-88mm, design engraver Tkachenko, official representative signature, one with Goznak violet seal on reverse, each one mounted on white glossy presentation card, full OG, VF and extremely rare items from the Postal Archives
550 
 
469 **/U   

Perforation and Color Errors

1962-80, 37 different major errors, mainly Space and Sport thematic, completely or partly imperforated, including several imperforated proofs, omitted colors or design printed on gum side, identified by Michel, some gum flaws mentioned, full OG, CTO with full OG or no gum, F/VF and very scarce group
1300 
 
470 **   337-42, C132-37
1970, Birds, 2f-6.50f, 8f-50f, complete set of 12 se-tenant blocks of four, postage and air post, each one has corner margin, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $152.25
40 
 
471 **   435-40, C187-92
1973, Butterflies and Flowers, 1f-11f, 10f-31f, complete set of 12 se-tenant blocks of four, postage and air post, each one with sheet or corner margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $141.25
40 
 
472 **   449-54, C207-12
1974, Fishes, 1f-11f, 10f-31f, complete set of 12 se-tenant blocks of four, postage and air post, each one with sheet or corner margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $144
40