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Baroque painting in Malta 1 edition

Baroque painting in Malta
Keith Sciberras

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Baroque painting in Malta
Keith Sciberras

Published 2009 by Midsea Books in Valletta, Malta .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The pre-Baroque years
Realism and naturalism : Caravaggio
Bolognese Classicism : Leonello Spada
Caravaggism in Malta : imported works
Caravaggism in Malta : copies after Caravaggio and works executed in Malta
The mid-seventeenth century : high art and the vernacular
The Baroque Macchina : Mattia Preti
The bottega of Mattia Preti and Giuseppe D'Arena
Late Baroque classicism : Stefano and Alessio Erardi
The early eighteenth century
Horror vacui and dry classicism : Gio Nicola Buhagiar and Enrico Regnaud
Mid-eighteenth century works by foreign artists
The triumph of the Maltese Late Baroque : Francesco Zahra
French and Roman taste : Antoine Favray
A dying style : Rocco Buhagiar
Talent and tragedy : Giuseppe Grech
The late eighteenth century and the end of the Baroque
Select list of works in ecclesiastical and public collections.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-445) and index.


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ND955.M3 S35 2009

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