Lot   Cat.#
Net Price
915  2485
1961, definitive issue, Vladimir Lenin, artist proof of 20k in brown black, perforated at three sides with L12 1/4, microprint of "1961" on the right of Lenin's head, design is close to stamp of 40k issued in 1959, but in fact that is proof of 50k value issued in 1961 (artist of both issues P. Vassilyev), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, the similar proof is shown in the A. Pevzner Monograph (page 234 ), SC #2486

Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamp, Inc