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'Roger des Pins' from volume "Heads of Illustrious Men &c."

volume (60.5 x 43 x 5 cms) inscr. b.c. in ink "ROGER.DE.PINIBUS."; inscr. in ribbon garland "ELE EMOSY NARUM DATOR" CRE PATIGNY, Joseph; (French; fl. 1660-1670) AFTER RAINALDI, Domenico; (Italian; 1619-1698) This volume is part of William Hunter's original bequest. Of its 102 portraits, inserted onto 60 pages, 89 are from two sets of portraits of Grand Masters of the Order of St. John with many of…