Roerich was an artist of stunning style, whose paintings often lively colors giving joy to have a tangible impact on the viewer. Henry Wallace (Secretary of State for Agriculture 1933-40 gg., Vice-President of the United States, 1941-45.) Said that the paintings of Roerich, "inspired him to a sense of inner peace ." Some said that his art just transfer them to other spheres, or at least opened their vision. "The genius of imagination Roerich reaches the borders of clairvoyance", - he wrote the great Russian novelist Leonid Andreev .