English School 18th, Century
Portrait of a Gentleman in Masonic Regalia, wearing a Crimson Royal order of the Scottish Sash with a Sunburst Rosette
Gentleman in Masonic Regalia, in a Royal Order
oil on canvas
The Red Sash and Sun Burst Rosette indicate that the Gentleman is wearing the regalia for a Scottish Masonic Degree , which is a high degree over a Master Mason.