France - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1860 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1860 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1853-61 Napoleon 1Fr carmine, imperf, horizontal TETE-BECHE pair. FU appearance & well tied to piece, variable margins, sl horiz crease, excellent deep color. SG 77 cat £174,000. Maury 18TB cat €215,000. Yv 18b cat €150,000. One of the great rarities of France & major classic rarity of the world. 2015 Philatelic Foundation & 2020 Ceremuga photo-certs.

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 25,000.00
Lot 1864 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1864 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1929-33 Port de la Rochelle 10Fr blue, Type IIA stamp VF fresh MNH, LL cnr marginal. SG 474b cat £95 for M, should be at least double, £190 MNH, Maury 261III cat €170.

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 80.00
Lot 1873 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1873 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

France: Postal Stationery 1870s-1960s Mint collection in 2 albums appears basically near comp inc Postcards (144) inc formula types (8) - 1 with Ceres 15c affixed (Mi cat €400 for stamp alone), lots of double reply cards inc 1879 15+15c on green stock (€200), 1901 10+10c red (€70), 1920 20+20c brown (€85), 1925 Pasteur 60+60c (€200), 1926 Sower 30+30c (€120) & 1928 90+90c (€120), 1932 'Peace' 40+40c 1940 'Iris' 80+80c (€1600), 1942 Petain 80+80c white stock (€100), & Official 1.20+1.20 (€450). Single cards inc range of 1st types on diff colour stock & double replies, 1924 Olympics (€120), 1928 Berthelot (€225), 1932 'Peace' 90c (€125), 1935 View cards (13, €234), 1936 Views (12, €540), 1936-39 Commem cards (7, €150), 1940 Iris 90c Commercial on pink (€100), 1941-42 Petain 80c red on green (2) inc boxed opt (€195), 1940 Exhib types with pictures on reverse etc. Postcards alone Mi cat €4400, plus the 8 formula types. Then Lettercards (40, €1200), 1905 'Tax Reduite' types, Sower 25c opt 'ANNULE', 1938 65c Views (9, €270) inc 2 original packets Envelopes (64) inc P&C types (11), 1905 opts (17), Sower 5c opt 'ANNULE', 1926 Sower 30c blue (€120). Wrappers (22) inc 1939 Sower 20c & 30c (€295), Pneumatic types (9), 1939 Official 2Fr+2Fr double reply Lettersheet (€225) & even an 1810 Balloon Postcard fresh UN. Plus various stampless items (50) inc Official, Parcel Cards, Customs, Military, POW, Red Cross, Telegrams, Avis de Reception etc. Plus about 50 modern not catalogued. Virtually all diff, duplication mostly diff stocks, printings etc. Mostly F-VF. Mi cat €7400++ = A$12,000+. Fantastic collection. (380).

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 1,200.00
Lot 1863 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1863 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1924 Olympics 10c essay in red (125x80mm), basically as issued but w/o the beams from the Arc de Triomphe extending past the arm, & issued in 2 shades of green. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 401(p), Maury/Yv 183. Rare & attractive. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 500.00
Lot 1866 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1866 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1943 Military Airmail opt Angers 10Fr violet with 'Par Avion Batiment de Ligne Richelieu' issued on Battleship Richelieu in New York'. VF fresh MNH. Yv PAM 10 cat €1600+, Maury PAM 7 cat €1700. Very rare as only 1 or 2 sheets of 50 printed. 2016 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 1,200.00
Lot 1867 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1867 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1944 Marianne de Fernez 2Fr & 50Fr black-brown unissued values in gutter pr. VF MNH. SG 843-7(var), Maury 648B & C cat €310+ as singles, plus large premium for gutter pr, so est €600+. Extremely rare. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 400.00
Lot 1865 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1865 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1936 Airmail 50Fr Banknote. Stamp superb fresh MNH, right marginal. SG 541 cat £1000 for M, should be at least double, £2000 MNH, Maury PA 15 cat €1700. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 650.00
Lot 1861 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1861 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1868-69 Newspaper Arms 2c blue, imperf. F-VF U, Newspaper opt cancel. Yv 2 cat €350. SG J132 cat £425. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 150.00
Lot 1859 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1859 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1849-52 Ceres 40c orange. VFU, 4 margins, diamond pmk. SG 14 cat £600, Maury 5/5a cat €600. Nice genuine example. Exp Scheller. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 300.00
Lot 1862 - World France -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

Lot 1862 - World France - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

1924 Olympics 10c essay in green (120x80mm), basically as issued, but w/o the beams from the Arc de Triomphe extending past the arm & issued in 2 shades of green. Superb fresh UN as made. SG 401(p), Maury/Yv 183. Rare & attractive. (P)

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 364

World France
Price: A$ 500.00