Philip the Good

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Philip the Good

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(Biography) 1396–1467, duke of Burgundy (1419–67), under whose rule Burgundy was one of the most powerful states in Europe

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1396–1467, duke of Burgundy 1419–67.
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Gossaert went to Italy in the retinue of this grand and peculiar figure, one of the many illegitimate children of Duke Philip the Good of Burgundy.
Penny Howell Jolly, for example, suggests that Jan van Eyck took an Italian pilgrimage for duke Philip the Good, during which he saw the miraculous Annunciation in Santa Annunziata in Florence.