81) The Coronation and Flagellation scene where Christ is being hailed as king, laughed at and tormented by the Roman soldiers. The wooden statues are filled with emotion and may reflect the suffering Aleijadinho himself may have been undergoing during the last years of his life.81) A cena da Coroação e Flagelamento mostra Cristo aclamado como rei, ridicularizado e atormentado pelos soldados romanos. As estátuas de madeira são cheias de emoção e refletem o sofrimento que o próprio Aleijadinho deve ter vivido durante os últimos anos de vida.
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