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29 Oct

Mattia Preti’s Painting Of St George, St. John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta, Malta

Mattia Preti St George Chapel of the Langue of Aragon Valletta Malta

The altarpiece in the Chapel of the Langue of Aragon
is Mattia Preti’s first work in this church
and is considered one of the most outstanding.
Commissioned by Grand Master Martin de Redin in 1659,
it depicts St George riding a white stallion
having just slain the dragon.



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