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Henri III, Duke of Brabant (1231 - 1261), trouvère, patron of the arts

Theodore Karp

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b 1231; d 10 Feb 1261). French trouvère and patron of the arts. During his brief but flourishing reign (1248–61) he aided the romancer Adenet le Roi. Gillebert de Berneville, whom Henri engaged in a jeu-parti, lived for a while at Henri’s court at Leuven; the judges of the jeu-parti were the trouvères Raoul de Soissons and the Count Charles of Anjou. Perrin d’Angicourt and Carasaus each dedicated a poem to

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