Oratory “Birth and Crucifixion of Christ” of Elias Layon
The artist Elias Layon took 3 years in the implementation of this oratory, interspersed with smaller parts.
Represents the Birth and the Crucifixion of Christ.
“The entire work was carved in cedar wood and gilded and polychromed was within the principles of Mineiro Baroque art of the eighteenth century since inspired me in this style that prevails in our region.” – Elias Layon
The work is on display at its Ouro Preto workshop, the Getúlio Vargas Street.
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