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From: 25/9/2007 To: 30/11/2007
Caravaggio: L’Immagine del Divino - A unique exhibition of original paintings by or attributed to Caravaggio.

Nine of Caravaggio's paintings will be flown to Malta from different galleries for this major exhibition to mark the enigmatic Italian painter's 400th anniversary of his stay in Malta.

The exhibition includes: The Sacrifice of Isaac, and St Francis In Ecstasy (both from the Piasecka-Johnson Collection, Princeton, New Jersey); St John the Baptist (Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Palazzo Corsini, Rome); Mary Magdalene In Ecstasy (private collection, Rome); St Francis (Museo Civico di Cremona); St Francis In Meditation (Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Palazzo Barberini, Rome); Sacrifice Of Isaac (private collection, Modena); Decapitation Of San Gennaro (Palestrina, Rome); and Ecstasy Of St Francis (Museo Civico di Udine, Italy).

The exhibition is organised by Heritage Malta and will be held at the Salon of the National Museum of Archaeology and will be open daily between 9.00 a.m. and 7.00 p.m.
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