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Donald Evans

 (1945 - 1977)
Donald Evans was active/lived in New York.  Donald Evans is known for miniature watercolor stamps on envelope paintings.

Donald Evans

Donald Evans was an American artist (1945–1977), who was known for creating hand-painted postage stamps (artistamps) of fictional countries. Evans died in a fire in the Netherlands in 1977.

While Evans initially painted postage stamps as a child, he returned to making them in 1971, shortly after graduating from Cornell University and training as an architectural designer with Richard Meier and Associates in New York City. During a six-year period from 1971–1977, he painted faux stamps issued by forty-two countries he conjured in his imagination.

To make his art, Evans usually traced each stamp design in pencil, then completed it with a No. 2 Grumbacher paintbrush, watercolor, and pen an  ...  Displaying 750 of 4246 characters.

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About  Donald Evans

Born:  1945
Died:   1977 - Amsterdam, Holland
Known for:  miniature watercolor stamps on envelope paintings