77) A prophet in front of the church entrance. Each prophet was made from one or two blocks of soapstone, and Aleijadinho was already a sick and crippled man when he sculpted them from 1800 to 1805.77) Um profeta na entrada da igreja. Cada profeta foi feito de um ou dois blocos de pedra-sabão. Aleijadinho já estava doente e deformado quando as esculpiu, de 1800 a 1805.
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