Brazilian Ex-votos | 84 Images

Ex-voto sculpture in Brazil is unique to the impoverished Northeast where many "Houses of Miracles" attached to churches contain countless pieces of wooden body parts (ex-votos), evidence of a miracle performed, like a cure for a disease or injury.  

The article "Miracles in the Backlands – Aspects of Africa in Brazilian Ex-Voto Sculpture" can be read here

Also read our blog post on this website: 
Brazilian Ex-Votos: Miracles Carved in Wood

Our spectacular Brazilian ex-voto collection consists of over 200 unique pieces. 

More information and pricing: be.echols@gmail.com

Close Information
Close Information
Ex-Voto Heads: No Two are Ever Alike
Ex-Voto Heads: No Two are Ever Alike
XV pair 2
XV pair 2
XV 6
XV 6
XV 4
XV 4
XV 1
XV 1
XV 13
XV 13
XV 3
XV 3
XV 5
XV 5
XV 7
XV 7
XV 8
XV 8
XV 9
XV 9
XV 10
XV 10
XV 11
XV 11
XV 12
XV 12
XV 14
XV 14
XV 15
XV 15
XV 16
XV 16
XV 17
XV 17
XV 18
XV 18
XV 52
XV 52
XV 19
XV 19
XV 20
XV 20
XV 24
XV 24
XV 25
XV 25
XV 26
XV 26
XV 27
XV 27
XV 63
XV 63
XV 28
XV 28
XV 29
XV 29
XV 30
XV 30
XV 31
XV 31
XV 40
XV 40
XV 35
XV 35
XV 32
XV 32
XV 33
XV 33
XV 34
XV 34
XV 2
XV 2
XV 36
XV 36
XV 37
XV 37
XV 37
XV 37
XV pair 11
XV pair 11
XV 39
XV 39
XV 38
XV 38
XV pair 1
XV pair 1
XV 40
XV 40
XV 41
XV 41
XV 42
XV 42
XV 43
XV 43
XV 44
XV 44
XV 45
XV 45
XV 46
XV 46
XV 47
XV 47
XV 48
XV 48
XV 49
XV 49
XV 50
XV 50
Bahia pair 3
Bahia pair 3
Bahia pair 1
Bahia pair 1
Bahia pair 2
Bahia pair 2
XV 51
XV 51
XV pair 3
XV pair 3
XV 53
XV 53
XV pair 4
XV pair 4
XV 54
XV 54
XV pair 5
XV pair 5
XV pair 6
XV pair 6
XV 55
XV 55
XV pair 8
XV pair 8
XV pair 7
XV pair 7
XV pair 10
XV pair 10
XV pair 9
XV pair 9
XV 56
XV 56
XV 57
XV 57
XV 58
XV 58
XV 59
XV 59
XV 60
XV 60
XV 61
XV 61
XV 62
XV 62
XV 64
XV 64
XV 65
XV 65
XV 66
XV 66
XV 67
XV 67