Santos in Oaxaca's Ancient Churches

A study of santos in 16th-century and other churches in Oaxaca, Mexico

 

By Claire and Richard Stracke
Funded by a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation.

In San Miguel Ejutla:
Christ: Ecce Homo
Christ Mocked in the Pretorium
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Our Lady of Sorrows
Our Lady of Sorrows (Soledad)
Our Lady of the Assumption
St. Francis of Assisi
St. John the Evangelist
St. Mary Magdalene
Unidentified Dominican Saint
Unidentified Franciscan Saint (1)
Unidentified Franciscan Saint (2)
Virgin Mary in a coffin

Other santos not photographed

Unidentified Dominican Saint

Unidentified Dominican saint

Basis for Identification: White and black Dominican habit.

Site: Church of San Miguel Ejutla.

Location: On the upper right side of the main altar.

Next: Along the south wall, a statue of Christ seated in the pretorium

Previous santo

Introduction to San Miguel Ejutla

Santos Home Page

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