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


Baptism of Christ see all

The Last Supper see all


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.


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