Schellen-Ursli, the mountain farmer's boy firmly rooted in his era yet with timeless graphic appeal, has finally made it onto a Swiss stamp.
Schellen-Ursli is the book almost all children in Switzerland know.
About the author:
Alois Carigiet (1902-1985) is a famous Swiss artist depicting life in his native Engadine Alps. He also illustrated 6 children's books classics and won the Hans Christian Andersen Award in Gold.