Author: N / A
Created: first half of the 20th century.
Material / technique: wood carving, polychrome, shaped tin.
Dimensions: Sacred Heart of Jesus: high - 20 cm;
The Good Shepherd is an iconographic depiction of Jesus Christ taken from early Christian art. Jesus Christ is portrayed as a shepherd with sheep. Christ the Good Shepherd takes care of all the sheep in His flock; the sheep symbolise human spirits. This subject symbolises Christ’s relationship with mankind, His calling and concern for each lost soul. Christ the Good Shepherd is the guide and teacher.