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A Ukrainian stamp designed by C215

Lhe Ukrainian stamp bearing the image of the Ukrainian poet Lessia Oukraïnka (1871-1913) made from a portrait painted by C215 (pseudonym of Christian Guémy) at the Ukrainian embassy in February 2023 was published… In the form of ‘a collector’s edition of only 250 copies…

C215 recalls on its Facebook page that just two years ago, Ukraine was attacked by Putin’s troops. “February 25 is also the birthday of the poet Lessya Ukrainka, who in the 19the century symbolized Ukrainian cultural resistance, and whose portrait I painted at the Ukrainian embassy in Paris. »

In order to support Ukrainian children traumatized by the war, the Ukrainian Post Ukrposhta and C215 have published a series of 250 sheets of postage stamps bearing the image of Lessya Ukrainka.

Its selling price: 50 euros “the profits of which will be donated to a voluntary organization which supports the psychological rehabilitation of Ukrainian children affected by the war”.

Each sheet will be signed by C215 and embossed with its logo.

Orders and regulations:

Please note, specify C215: once payment has been made, you must provide a stamped envelope and send it in your name for shipping of your stamp sheet, according to the terms and conditions that will be provided to you by the artist. For any additional information, about shipments, etc. : c215@c215.com

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