Artist: Severino Baraldi
Medium: Gouache on Board
Size: 12" x 14" (310mm x 360mm)
Date: 1972This is the original Gouache painting by Severino Baraldi.
The first stamp from Yemen shows Helena Fourment who was Reuben's wife and often modelled for him. The second stamp is from Japan and shows the more delicate style of painting, the description references the opera The Mikado.
Guinea produced a set of stamps showing women and flowers to celebrate their independence. The fourth stamps shows a clay head that had recently been excavated in Uganda. Note the stamp bears the names of three countries.
This is the original artwork from the World Of Wonder Book 1973.Severino Baraldi biography