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



Garden Flowers
Acrylic and Prismacolor on paper

Artist: Ned Seidler
Art director: Derry Noyes
First Day of issue: January 19, 1996

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When millions of these beautiful stamps appeared on envelopes in 1996, most people probably saw each winter flower as a separate illustration. But look closely at Ned Seidler’s original design: It shows all five flower varieties growing from a single source.


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