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Perugino Umbrian Renaissance painter

born in Città della Pieve (1446) and died in Fontignano (1523), aged 77

Il Cenacolo di Fuligno Florence see all

Northern wall of the Sistine Chapel Vatican City see all

Southern wall of the Sistine Chapel Vatican City see all

Fresco

Baptism of Christ see all

The Last Supper see all

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1446 in Città della Pieve

1480 aged 34 in Florence and Rome

October 27

Cosimo Rosselli leaves Florence for Rome, together with other Florentine painters, where he has been called as part of the reconciliation project between Lorenzo de' Medici, the de facto ruler of Florence, and Pope Sixtus IV. The Florentines start to work in the The Sistine Chapel as early as the Spring of 1481, along with Perugino, who is already there.

1523 aged 77 in Fontignano

Perugino dies in Fontignano.

Students

Raphael (1483-1520) Umbrian High Renaissance painter, architect and poet

Teachers

Andrea del Verrocchio (1435-1488) Florentine Renaissance painter and sculptor

Fellow students

Giovanni Francesco Rustici (1474-1554) Italian Renaissance painter and sculptor

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Florentine High Renaissance anatomist, painter, architect, sculptor, military engineer, scientist, inventor and writer

Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449-1494) Florentine Renaissance painter

Lorenzo di Credi Florentine Renaissance painter

Botticelli (1445-1510) Florentine Renaissance painter, man and goldsmith

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