AWARDS: Prix spécial taille-douce

In 2017, the French La Poste inaugurated a new prize as part of their annual Trophées du Timbre, which is awarded by a jury of specialists rather than a public vote. As the name suggests, the prize is awarded to the best engraved item of the year.

Les grandes heures de l'histoire miniature sheet, issued in 2016, engraved by Louis Boursier