Beautiful painted envelope and card from Frieder Speck

I think this envelope got returned to Frieder, because it was included in another envelope and they both had cancellation marks. It's a beauty. And I love the stamps on the back as well.

The card is a cut up painting on paper, from the early 90's. I haven't seen the other ones of the series, it would be interesting, but this one sure can stand on its own. Thank you Frieder, I was so happy to get this first mail from you!

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Comment by Frieder Speck on May 1, 2012 at 2:41pm

Thanks for your nice comments and thank you Marie for the blog I just saw it now. Sometimes I´m missing blogs and comments I shoud answer. The letter came first back to me, I think there is a postman in the post office who don´t like envelopes that are not standard some are missing completly. So I tried a second time, and it came through.

Comment by Marie Wintzer on May 1, 2012 at 12:37am

Thanks everyone, I hope Frieder saw your very genki comments, it would make him happy.

Comment by Nancy Bell Scott on April 30, 2012 at 4:46pm

This is different for Frieder. I always love his work, and love this also. Even though light, it's quite moody at the same time.

Comment by Carina on April 30, 2012 at 2:29pm

Love the envelope! The brush strokes/forms and handwriting is poetic..

Comment by vizma bruns on April 30, 2012 at 5:15am

Great envelope and stamps!

Comment by De Villo Sloan on April 30, 2012 at 4:46am

Nice indeed. It's so different from what Frieder usually does! I tend to think of Frieder's work as dark & brooding; that doesn't mean I don't like it - I do very much. He lets some light in here & it's excellent.

Comment by Ana Karina on April 30, 2012 at 2:24am

very very nice!

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