(1928 - 2010)
Paul Calle was active/lived in Connecticut, New York. Paul Calle is known for frontier and space genre painting, commemorative stamp design.
Biography Paul Calle
Following is The New York Times obituary of the artist, December 31, 2010
Paul Calle, Postage Stamp Designer, Is Dead at 82
By MARGALIT FOX
The cause was melanoma, said his son Chris, who is also a stamp designer.
A longtime Stamford resident, Mr. Calle (pronounced KAL-ee) designed more than 40 United States stamps, licked by generations of postwar Americans. He was best known for the 10-cent stamp, commissioned by NASA and issued in 1969, commemorating the Apollo 11 moon landing that year.
His other stamps include ones honoring Gen. Douglas MacArthur (1971), Robert Frost (1974), the International Year of the Child (1979), Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan (1980), Frederic Remington (1981), Pearl S. Buck (
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