Christ at the Pillar
Church of San Juan
Wood, gesso, paint;
eyes, indications of formed eyelashes, bald; tongue, six
painted wood pillar and stand.
This statue is quite
from Huitzo's more
at the Pillar. There is a good deal more blood. The figure has
and is held up by a rope tied to the pillar's top. The lesions
elbows, and shins are remarkably large and deep, showing
The crown of thorns is in an unusual, more perpendicular
basketweave pattern. The right hand has lost the pinkie and
the left index finger has been repaired.
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