Andrea Ristro "pittore maltese"

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Archival research in the Archivio di Stato, Rome, on the mysterious Maltese painter, Andrea Ristro, who was seemingly an assistant to the leading follower of Caravaggio, Bartolomeo Manfredi. Establishes the correct spelling of his name, his age, and various contacts in Rome. Also makes suggestions about pictures that could conceivably be linked with him.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAt Home in Art
Subtitle of host publicationEssays in Honour of Mario Buhagiar
EditorsCharlene Vella
Place of PublicationValletta, Malta
PublisherMidsea Books
Pages93-100 and 193-196
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)978-99932-7-598-5
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Andrea Ristro; Bartolomeo Manfredi; Maltese Followers of Caravaggio
  • Cavaliere De Nari

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    Gash, J. M. (2016). Andrea Ristro "pittore maltese". In C. Vella (Ed.), At Home in Art: Essays in Honour of Mario Buhagiar (First ed., pp. 93-100 and 193-196). Midsea Books.