Robert Pildes

Artist Drawings, Essays, Proofs and Associated Material of the 1948 Doar Ivry Issue of Israel

Class: Court of Honour

The exhibit traces development of the design of Israel’s first postage stamps. Starts with the first designs submitted in a requested competition in November 1947. It ends with publicity sheets printed by government to familiarize public and a special printing in 1950 for Switzerland. The exhibit includes many photo essays and original drawings.