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Pietro Perugino

Pietro Perugino
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Early Renaissance

Pietro Perugino Biography

Pietro Perugino, real name Pietro Vanucci, Italian painter, master of the Umbria School, was born near Perugia in Umbria (southeast of Tuscany). We do not know about his initial training, but his early development was decisively influenced by Verrocchio and years spent in Florence, where he worked in the studio of Verrocchio, simultaneously with Leonardo da Vinci.

Pietro Perugino 32 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Pietro Perugino Bibliography

Pietro Perugino. by N.E. Eliasberg. Moscow. 1966.

Painting of Europe. XIII-XX centuries. Encyclopedic Dictionary. Moscow. Iskusstvo. 1999.

Perugino by Pietro Scarpellini. Publisher: Electa.

Pietro Perugino: Master of the Italian Renaissance by Joseph Antenucci Becherer, Perugino, Katherine R. Smith Abbott. Rizzoli, 1997.