Mattia Preti (1613-1699), a master of Roman baroque art, spent forty years of his working life in Malta. Professor Keith Sciberras, authored the two critical essays which form the first part of the book. The book also includes over 150 catalogue entries by Professor Sciberras and Ms Jessica Borg M.A and over 270 paintings taken purposely for this book by master photographer Mr Joe P. Borg.
This edition comes specially bound in cotton cloth, slipcase, gold blocking, protective box and a numbered certificate signed by authors, photographer and publisher. Limited to 250 copies