ARTISTS

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1941

             
 

816

818

849

2r brown, Vasili Surikov, selfportrait

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1944

             
 

933

932B

952

30k green, Ilya Repin, self-portrait

5,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

936

935B

955

1r brown, , Ilya Repin, self-portrait

3,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

938

932A

952a

30k green, Ilya Repin, self-portrait

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

941

935A

955a

1r brown, , Ilya Repin, self-portrait

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1234

1190

1201

30k brown, Vasili Surikov, painter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1235

1191

1202

60k green, Vasili Surikov, painter

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1568

1526

1528

50k brown, Isaak Levitan, painter

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1586

1524

1531

1r indigo, Aivazovsky, painter

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1649

1597

1594

40k brown, Viktor Vasnetsov, painter

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1691

1639

1636

40k black, Karl Bryulov, painter

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1700

1648

1645

40k red-black, Fedotov, painter

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1701

1649

1646

40k red-brown, Polenov, painter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1955

             
 

1802

1750

1747

40k multi, Repair works on rails

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1803

bl15I

1747a

40k multi, Souvenir sheet of four

0,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1804

bl15II

1747b

40k multi, Souvenir sheet of four

0,150

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1841

1782A

1757

1r multi, Painting by Venezianov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1842

bl14

1757a

1r multi, Souvenir sheet of four

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1855

1795

1768

40k multi, Fedor Shubin, sculptor

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1856

1796

1769

1r multi, Fedor Shubin, sculptor

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1882

1822

1801

40k carmine, Kasatkin, painter

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1883

1823

1802

40k multi, Painting by Arkhipov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1884

1824

1803

1r multi, Painting by Arkhipov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1886

1826

1805

40k multi, Perov, painter

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1899

1839

1827

1r yellow, Savrasov, painter

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1933

1874

1865

40k gray-brown, Ivanov, painter

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1965

1902

1894

40k multi, Painting by Vasnetsov

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2102

2035

2025

40k brown, Borovikovsky, painter

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2116

2049A

2029

40k violet, Chi Pai-shih, painter

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2298

2216

2191

40k multi, O. Korin, Japanese artist

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2553

2463A

2453

4k ultra-brown, Rubljov, painter

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2716

2630

2619

4k multi, Kramskoy, painter

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2717

2629

2621

4k multi, Nesterov, painter

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2718

2631

2620

4k multi, Shadr, sculptor

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

2989

2871

2848

4k brown, Golubkina, Sculptor

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3027

3005

2985

6k brown-orange, Michelangelo

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3131

2991

2972

4k black, Sergei Ivanov, painter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3151

3137

3114

4k blue, Nikolas Poussin, painter

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3225

3082

3057

4k red-black, Serov, by Repin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3773

3648

3621

6k brown, Munkascy, painter

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3854

3729

3701

4k blue, Sychkov, painter

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4192

4075

4041

20k multicol, Self-portrait by Grabar

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4231

4117

4076

6k multicol, Painting by Kiprensky

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4260

4146

4103

2k multicol, Painting by Pavel Korin

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4308

4199

4149

6k gold-red, Pablo Picasso, painter

3,500

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4418

bl99

4268

50k multicol, Painting by David

1,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4494

4392

4357

4k green-gold, Churlenis, lighthouse

4,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4527

bl107

4391

50k multicol, Portrait of F.Vasilev

1,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4564

4459

4426

20k multi, P.Konchalovsky

4,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4574

112bl

4436

50k multi, Vasily Tropinin, painter

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4597

bl114

4459

50k multi, Fedotov,  Self-portrait

1,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4660

bl116

4516

50k multicol, Painting by Rembrandt

0,450

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4716

bl118

4577

50k multicol, Rubens self-portrait

1,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4807

bl126

4644A

50k multicol, Kustodiev self-portrait

1,500

11:12,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5105

4987

4858

32k multicol, Ingres, Self-portrait

4,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5219

5101

4970

4k multi, Alexander Gerasimov, artist 

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5242

bl152

4993

50k multicol, Pablo Picasso

0,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5265

5147

5015

32k multicol, Eduard Manet, painter

3,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5450

5330

5200

10k multi, Painting by Mengs

4,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5451

5331

5201

20k multi, Painting by Owen

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5671

5550

5401

5k multicol, S. Gerasimov, painter

3,100

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6077

5962

5781

5k blue, Mukhina, sculptor

2,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

6998

850

6606b

50k multi, Kazimir Malevich

0,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2002/2003 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

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