- The Spanish Grand Master Martin De Redin was from the Langue of Aragon and was appointed Grand Master in 1657, after power struggles had emerged between two factions within the convent, of which De Redin was the accepted superintendent by Pope Alexander VIII. He strengthened the military sector by increasing the number of musketeers to 4000. He also financed 14 Lunettes found around the island for which he is best known for.
- Oval portrait of the Spanish Grand Master Martin de Redin (1657- 1660), sitting on a 17th century chair with red brocades and finials, holding a paper in his hand and wearing his berretta. On the table next to him is a crucifix, and a bell, both often depicted on tables accompanying the portrait of a Grand Master. The portrait is much smaller then the rest of the paintings hanging at the Palace and the sitter is depicted from the torso up.
- Repository/Location: National Museum of Fine Arts (Valletta, Malta)
- : 115 x 146 cm (without frame)
- Baroque [Create]
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