April issue

The March issue of Stamp Magazine, published on February 9, includes...

Thematic guide to Pablo Picasso
His work was unconventional and often shocking, but Picasso had a seismic effect on the art world. Eventually many of his greatest paintings came to be featured on postage stamps around the world

Postal history of British Cameroons
Administered by Britain under League of Nations and United Nations mandates, remnants of the former German colony of Kamerun used Nigeria’s stamps but had their own cancellations

Commonwealth Classics
The last Maharajah of Jaipur celebrated his investiture in typically flamboyant style in 1931

Early Elizabethans
The Paris Postal Conference issue of 1963 was the end of an era, and the herald of a new one

Devil’s Advocate
Why did Royal Mail’s chief executive look so shifty and uncomfortable in Westminster?

GB Collector
Great Britain’s first new definitive portrait since 1967, and all the latest philatelic products

Strange But True
The unconvincing forgeries that had Nazi sympathisers choking on their cornflakes