Semipostal stamps commemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth of Louis Pasteur. Includes two postmarks depicting Pasteur, with Pasteur also featured on the first day of issue cancel. A semipostal stamp is a postage…
Depicts Louis Jacques Thénard, French chemist and the founder of the Charitable Society of the Friends of Science.
Cachet shows the Curie laboratory in Paris, and stamps depict Marie Curie with a bowl of radium.
- Artist Autier, Ph., Pheulpin, Jean
- Engraver Pheulpin, Jean
- Subject Women in science, Curie, Marie, 1867-1934, Women physicists, Women in physics, France, Women scientists, Chemists, Postmarks, Commemorative postage stamps, Women chemists, Science on postage stamps, Nobel Prize winners, Women in chemistry, Cachets (Philately), Physicists, Postage stamps, Postcards, Women physical scientists, Women Nobel Prize winners
Postcard image is of Albert Edelfelt's "Pasteur Dans Son Laboratoire" [Pasteur In His Laboratory]. Semipostal stamp depicts Louis Pasteur. Stamp includes surtax for the relief of unemployed intellectuals. A semipostal…
- Circa 1943
Depicts Antoine Lavoisier, the "creator of modern chemistry."