Ravenna, Mausoleo di Galla Placidia, Lunetta del Buon pastore
Ravenna master mosaicists of Mausoleum of Galla Placidia
Costantinopolitan master mosaicists of Mausoleum of Galla Placidia
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, wall mosaic decoration, north cross branch, lunette: the Good Shepherd. Jesus Christ is depicted as the Good Shepherd. Surrounded by sheep, he is crowned in golden halo and dressed in golden tunic; he is holding a gold cross rod with his right hand, he is caressing a sheep with his left.
5th c. AD
Museum of Ravenna
Museum of Ravenna, Mario Mazzotti Archive