Hungary Post (Magyar Posta) is presenting the works of famous Hungarian artists in its series of special stamps entitled The Arts. One of the new stamps of 2009 shows the painting Rainbow by Jozsef Egry (1940). Another of his paintings, View towards Fonyod (1936), has been used on the first day cover.
The design of the special postmark is a stylized portrait of the artist.
The works used for the stamp design and first day cover are owned by the Dezso Laczko Museum in Veszprem and are on display in the permanent exhibition of the Jozsef Egry Memorial Museum in Badacsonytomaj.