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Pietro Perugino
Self-portrait, 1497–1500
Born c. 1446
Città della Pieve, Papal States (now Umbria, Italy)
Died 1524
Fontignano, Papal States (now Umbria, Italy)
Nationality Italian
Field Painting, fresco
Training Andrea del Verrocchio
Movement Italian Renaissance
Works The Delivery of the Keys

Pietro Perugino (1446–1524) was a leading Italian painter of the Umbrian school. He developed some of the qualities that found classic expression in the High Renaissance. He was born as Pietro Vannucci in Città della Pieve. Perugino also was one of Raphael's teachers.

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Adoration of the Christ child

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