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



Progress in Electronics:
Transistors and Printed Circuit Board

Ink and gouache on tissue

Artist: Walter and Naiad Einsel
Art director: Stevan Dohanos
First day of issue: July 10, 1973

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A warm graphic design and careful scientific accuracy go hand-in-hand in this illustration, one of four that recognized breakthroughs in electronics. Similarly, this drawing was itself a collaborative effort: Renowned designers Walter and Naiad Einsel were the first husband-and-wife stamp design team.


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