Holy Shepherd
Title Holy Shepherd
Accession Number AM-MOD-63
Title2 Holy Shepherd
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Modern Painting Gallery
Object Type Modern Painting
Main Material Tempera
Component Material II Canvas
Manufacturing Technique Tempera on Canvas
Main Artist Nicholas Roerich
Artist's Nationality Russian
Country Russia
Period / Year of Work C.20th Century CE
Dimensions 122 x 91 cm
Brief Description Painting depicts sheep and Shepherd.
Detailed Description 'Holy Shepherd' Painting depicts an evening scene with a young man playing on a flute with two maidens listening. A flock of sheep grazes nearby. It depicts a folk hero of Russia similar to Krishna.