Philip Herbert

(1584—1650) courtier and politician

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younger son of Henry and Mary Herbert. Possibly called Philip after his uncle Philip Sidney, he was a munificent patron and lifelong benefactor of the artist Van Dyck and ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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