The maritime siege of Malta 1565 / National Maritime Museum.

Contributor(s): National Maritime Museum (Great Britain)
Publisher: London : National Maritime Museum, [1970].Description: 32 p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.Subject(s): Pérez de Alesio, Mateo, 1547-1615 or 1616 -- Exhibitions | Malta -- History -- Siege, 1565 -- Exhibitions
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book British Museum Prints and Drawings Shelves AP.3.25 (2) (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 284711-1001
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Cover title.

"The National Maritime Museum has, in the Perez d'Aleccio paintings of the great siege of Malta by the Turks in 1565, a near contemporary record of a sixteenth century maritime event of the greatest importance in European history ... Six of these pictures are now permanently on display but the particular occasion for the publication of this booklet about them and the events they record was a special exhibition held in ... 1970 to show all eight painting together with associated material ... " -- Intoduction.