Olga's Gallery

Rogier van der Weyden


Portrait of Philippe de Croy.

c.1460. Oil on panel. Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, Belgium. Read Note.

Rogier van der Weyden. Portrait of Philippe de Croy.

Philippe de Croy (1435-1511) was a member of the most distinguished Burgundian nobility: In 1457, he was chamberlain to Philip the Good, he was administrator of Hainault in 1456-1465, and finally, in 1473, he became a knight of the order of the Golden Fleece