Post of Russia. Stamp in honor of Ivan Aivazovsky

The Russian Post Releases Stamp to Honor the 200th

Anniversary of Aivazovsky’s Birth

The Russian Post released into circulation a stamp to honor the 200th

anniversary of Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky birth.

The stamp depicts his painting “Arrival into Sevastopol Bay” (1852).

The stamp sheet features a portrait of the artist and his date of birth.

Ivan Aivazovsky was born July 29th, 1817 in Feodosia,

where he founded both an art school and a gallery.

Any willing person in Moscow can have the release date impressed

on the stamp at Russian Post office 101000 at 26 Myasnitskaya Street.