Friday, May 26, 2006

The US Postal Service is SUPER!


Issue Type: Commemorative
Expected Release Date: July 20th, 2006.

With these 20 colorful stamps, the U.S. Postal Service honors stars from the world of DC Comics. Ten stamps on this pane show portraits of super heroes; the others show covers of individual comic books devoted to their exploits. Art director Carl T. Herrman worked with the creative staff at DC Comics on the design of this issuance. Beginning with the classic covers, information about the artwork shown on each stamp follows.

DC Covers

NOTE: I will post the links to all the artists over the course of the next few days.
So, stay tuned!

Plastic Man #4
Summer 1946
Art by Jack Cole
Batman #1
Spring 1940
Art by Bob Kane
The Brave And The Bold #36
June/July 1961
Art by Joe Kubert
Green Lantern #4
Jan./Feb. 1961
Art by Gil Kane & Joe Giella
The Flash #111
Feb./Mar. 1960
Art by Carmine Infantino & Joe Giella
Wonder Woman #22 (2nd series)
Nov. 1988
Art by George Pérez
Aquaman #5 (of 5)
Oct. 1989
Art by Curt Swan & Al Vey
The Daring New Adventures of Supergirl #1
Nov. 1982
Art by Rich Buckler & Dick Giordano
Superman #11
July/Aug. 1941
Art by Fred Ray
Green Arrow #15
Sept. 2002
Art by Matt Wagner
Character Shots

Batman
Art by Jim Lee & Scott Williams
Wonder Woman
Art by Ross Andru & Mike Esposito
Plastic Man
Art by Dick Giordano
Superman
Art by Curt Swan & Sheldon Moldoff
Green Lantern
Art by Neal Adams
The Flash
Art by Carmine Infantino & Murphy Anderson
Aquaman
Art by Jim Aparo
Hawkman
Art by Murphy Anderson
Supergirl
Art by Curt Swan & Stan Kaye
Green Arrow
Art by Jack Kirby & Mike Royer

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