"A picture taken (at) the Nicholas Roerich Museum in the late 30's (based on the paintings shown). Apparently the painting on the left was later removed and can no longer be found on the inventory of Roerich paintings."
Thursday, July 22, 2010
The Missing Roerich
Among Nicholas Roerich's many achievements were lasting contributions to the imagery of the Mythos. His art had a huge influence on Lovecraft, with his depictions of fantastically colored buildings clinging to towering peaks getting a specific mention in "At the Mountains of Madness". Joe Broers sent over this intriguing note regarding one particular piece of artwork.