P A I N T I N G

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps

1918 - 2000
SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1918-1968    1969-1974    1975-1982    1983-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1941

             
 

812

814

845

20k black, "Suvorov's Alpin march"

2,000

12,5

MNH

 

813

815

846

30k scarlet, "Stepan Rasin on Volga"

3,000

12,5

MNH

 

814

816

847

50k violet, "Suvorov's Alpin march"

1,000

12,5

MNH

 

815

817

848

1r green, "Stepan Rasin on Volga"

1,000

12,5

MNH

 

816

818

849

2r brown, Vasili Surikov, selfportrait

1,000

12,5

MNH

1944

             
 

933

932B

952

30k green, Ilya Repin, self-portrait

5,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

934

933B

953

50k green, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

3,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

935

934B

954

60k blue, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

3,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

936

935B

955

1r brown, , Ilya Repin, self-portrait

3,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

937

936B

956

2r purple, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

938

932A

952a

30k green, Ilya Repin, self-portrait

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

939

933A

953a

50k green, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

940

934A

954a

60k blue, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

941

935A

955a

1r brown, , Ilya Repin, self-portrait

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

942

936A

956a

2r purple, "Cossacks reply to Sultan"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1264

1220

1230

30k, green-violet, artist Ivan Shishkin

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1265

1221

1231

50k, multicol, Picture "Field of Rye"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1266

1222

1232

60k, multicol, "Bears in a Forest"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1267

1223

1233

1r, brown-black, artist Ivan Shishkin

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1567

1525

1527

40k multicol, Golden Autumn 

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1568

1526

1528

50k brown, Isaak Levitan, painter

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1584

1522

1529

40k choc, Painting by Aivazovsky

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1585

1523

1530

50k choc, Painting by Aivazovsky

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1586

1524

1531

1r indigo, Aivazovsky, painter

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1596

1544

1537

40k olive-green, Lenin at Razliv

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1597

1545

1538

1r indigo, Among young communists

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1649

1597

1594

40k brown, Viktor Vasnetsov, painter

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1650

1598

1595

1r multicol, Painting by Vasnetsov

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1667

1615

1612

40k blue-green, Lenin as a schoolboy

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1668

1616

1613

60k blue, Lenin among children

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1669

1617

1614

1r brown, Lenin and peasants

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1701

1649

1646

40k red-brown, Polenov, painter

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1702

1650

1647

1r multi, Painting by Polenov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1748

1700

1698

40k, multicol, Lenin among students

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1749

1699

1697

40k, multicol, Lenin among workers

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1750

1697

1695

40k, multicol, Lenin in Smolny

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1751

1696

1694

40k, multicol, Vladimir Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1752

1698

1696

40k, multicol, Lenin's own home

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1782

1726

1724

60k, Pushkin, Zhukovsky, Glinka

2,000

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

               
 

1808

1754

1752

1r, multicol, Copernicus by Matejko

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1810

1756

1753

60k, multicol, Lenin at Shushinskoe

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1811

1757

1755

1r, multicol, Lenin and Krupskaya

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1812

1758

1754

1r, multicol, Lenin at Printing House

1,000

12,5

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

               
 

1847

1787

1762

40k, multicol, Storming in Petrograd

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1848

1788

1763

1r, multicol, Lenin among delegates

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

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

 

1887

1828

1807

1r multi, "Hunters at rest" by Perov

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1888

1827

1806

1r multi, "Birdcatchers" by Perov

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1907

1847

1838

40k multicol, Tretiakov Art Gallery

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1908

1848

1839

40k multicol, Picture by Savrasov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1924

1865

1866

40k, multicol, "Volga river boatmen"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1925

1866

1867

1r, multicol, "Zaporozhsky Cossacks"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1951

1889

1877

40k, black, Harmens Rembrandt

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1952

1882

1876

40k, orange, Japan artist Sessu

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1965

1902

1894

40k multi, Painting by Vasnetsov

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2001

1938A

1934

40k multi, Lenin talking to soldiers

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2002

1937A

1933

40k multi, Lenin at work

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2003

1939A

1935

40k multi, Lenin at Subbotnik

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2108

2041

1953

40k sepia, Bashindchagian, painer

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2465

2383

2374

40k olive, "March",by  Isaak Levitan

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2466

2384

2378

1r brown, Forest by Ivan Shishkin

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3199

3053

3032

3k ultra, Defence of Moscow

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3200

3054

3033

4k green, "Rest after the battle"

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3201

3055

3034

4k violet, Mother of partisan

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3203

3057

3036

10k plum, Glory to fallen heros

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3205

3059

3038

16k lilac, Victory Day on Red Square

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3225

3082

3057

4k red-black, Serov, by Repin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3226

3083

3058

6k olive, Shaliapin, singer

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3227

3166

3145

12k red-sepia, Painting by Gerasimov

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3228

3167

3146

16k red-blue, Painting by Fedotov

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3457

3317

3294

16k ocher, Painting by Caravaggio

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3585

3445

3420

3k multi, Painting by Boris Yoganson

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3586

3447

3422

4k multi, Painting by Tropinin

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3587

3446

3421

4k multi, Painting by Aivazovsky

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3588

3448

3423

6k multi, Painting by Yablonskaya

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3589

3449

3424

6k multi, Painting by Pavel Korin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3590

3450

3425

6k multi, Painting by Vasily Surikov

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3591

3451

3427

10k multi, Painting by Ilya Repin

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3592

3452

3426

10k multi, Painting by Wrubel

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3593

3453

3428

16k multi, Painting by Nisskiy

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3703

3576

3549

1k multicol, Peapers by Venetzianov

4,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3704

3577

3550

2k multicol, Painting by K.Bryullov

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3705

3578

3551

3k multicol, Painting by m.Vasnetsov

5,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3706

3579

3552

4k multicol, Painting by V.Surikov

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3707

3580

3553

6k multicol, Painting by I.Levitan

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3708

3581

3554

10k multicol, Painting by K.Petrov

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3709

3582

3555

16k multicol, Painting by A.Deineka

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3710

3583

3556

20k multicol, Painting by G.Korzhev

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3711

3584

3557

30k multicol, Painting by Kustodiev

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3712

3585

3558

50k multicol, Painting by M.Avilov

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1918-1968    1969-1974    1975-1982    1983-2000

 

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. 2003/2004 ".
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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