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Sir Roger Mostyn (1559/60-1642)
[image: Sir Roger Mostyn (1559/60-1642)]
Media: oil on canvas
Size: 76.2 x 63.5 cm
Acquired: 1975; Purchase
Accession Number: NMW A 15
Roger Mostyn (1559/60-1642) of Mostyn Hall, Flintshire (Clwyd), married Mary, daughter of Sir John Wynn of Gwydir. A prominent figure in North Wales, he was knighted in 1608 and served as Sheriff for Anglesey 1589-90, for Flintshire 1608-9, 1626-7 and as MP for Flintshire 1621-2. The picture is based on a full length portrait of the sitter, dated 1634, at Mostyn Hall.