Group of Saints
Group of Saints
Group of Saints
Group of Saints
Group of Saints

Group of Saints

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;

  • Flaming Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary: high - 20 cm;
  • Jesus Of Nazareth: high - 20 cm;
  • Resurrected Jesus: high - 21 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.


Reference: "The Lithuanian art collection of Jaunius Gumbis". Museum and Collector - 6. Vilnius: National Museum of Lithuania, 2016, Kat. No, P. 118.

Published: "The Lithuanian art collection of Jaunius Gumbis". Museum and Collector - 6. Vilnius: National Museum of Lithuania, 2016, Kat. No, P. 120-121.