Austria 2008 Flower Painting, Ranunculus, by Judith Schimany

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  • Issue date: 1st September 2008
  • one value
  • Design: from painting
  • Printed by: ÖSD, Vienna
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 40mm x width 30½mm
  • Perforations: 13.25 x 14

Flower Painting Ranunkel by Judith Schimany

<compiler note>

  • this stamp was donated to Austria Post philatelic subscribers as a 'loyalty' bonus only.
  • apart from that, it was included in the 2008 Year Collection, and it was also sold by Austria Post's Agencies around the world (in Great Britain, at £0.46 plus VAT)
  • in the Year Collection, it was listed (without description) with the text Eine Marke mit extrem niederer Auflagenhöhe. The print quantity was 200,000 copies
  • market price for this stamp in 2009 was £4, with official Austria Post FDCs at £5; since then prices have risen

<end compiler note>

55c Ranunkel
used on First Day Cover (detail)