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ART: Our Lady of Carmel

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In the third nave on the southern side of the parish church, one finds an altar dedicated to Our Lady of Carmel. The titular altarpiece is probably the work of Bormla-born Rocco Buhagiar (1725-1805) although some attribute this painting to … Continue reading

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ART: The Titular Painting at the Zejtun Parish Church

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The titular painting at the Zejtun Parish Church is that large painting located within the choir just behind the main altar.  This painting depicts the martyrdom of Saint Catherine of Alexandria. The painting is a copy of another which is … Continue reading

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Malta’s most important Early Renaissance paintings to be restored

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One of Malta’s most important early renaissance paintings is being restored and conserved through a sponsorship by Banif Bank.  This was announced through a press conference given this morning at the St Catherine’s Parish Church in Zejtun. The oils on … Continue reading