On October 2, 2022, one stamp was put into circulation, dedicated to “Great Armenians. 100th anniversary of the birth of Yuri Yerznkyan.
The redemption of the stamp was carried out by Davit Sahakyan, Deputy Minister of High-tech Industry of the Republic of Armenia, Artur Martirosyan, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Republic of Armenia, Arayik Abrahamyan, Acting Chief Executive Director of “HayPost” Company, Professor Aneta Yerznkyan, daughter of film director Yuri Yerznkyan, of the Armenian Association of Philatelists. President Hovik Musayelyan.
On the right side of the stamp with a face value of 320 AMD, the prominent Armenian director, screenwriter, professor, People’s Artist of the USSR and laureate of the state award Yuri Yerznkyan (1922-1996) is depicted.
The left part of the stamp depicts scenes from the Armenian feature film “Song of First Love” (directed by Yuri Yerznkyan), which was shot in 1958.
In the lower part of the stamp, the inscription “Yuri Yerznkyan, 1922-1996” is depicted in Armenian and English languages.
Release date: 02 October 2022
Design: Rem Sahakyan
The printing house: Cartor, France
Dimensions: 40.0 x 30.0 mm
On one sheet: 10 h.
Print run: 15,000 h.