Art of the Stamp
From the Collection of the United States Postal Services



Sports Horses
Acrylic on paper

Artist: Michael Dudash

Art director: Derry Noyes
First day of issue: May 1, 1993

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Stamp concepts often develop in the most unlikely ways: A suggestion to depict a prehistoric horse and three modern breeds evolved into this block of four stamps honoring equestrian sports. Michael Dudash skillfully employed brilliant colors on light backgrounds to capture the frenetic motion of fast-paced competition.


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