Artistic itineraries in the territory of Perugia
The city of Perugia
is soaked with maximum level works of art,
but a honour place is dedicated to the works of the Perugino
, who has spent
a lot of its talent in the city, contributing to increase the fame of Perugia
in the world.
The city is literally full of its
masterpieces constituting an itinerary that easily allows to appreciate its
works and its artistic itineraries.
of images of the "divine painter
" is not exclusively contained inside the National Gallery of
, hosted in the Palazzo dei Priori
, but are situated in their native centre,
giving in this way the opportunity to the visitors to admire his masterpieces
in the places for which have are been thought.
It's the case,
for instance, of the Collegio del Cambio
, where besides the decorations, in the Sala delle Udienze
there’s the self-portrait of the artist. Otherwise you can visit the Monastero di
, the Abbazia di San Pietro
, the Chiesa di San Severo
< or the Cattedrale di San Lorenzo
, where are guarded precious testimonies of the presence of Pietro
Vannucci in Perugia.
artistic pole of the territory is without any doubt Deruta
, a city that during the centuries has more and more developed and
cultivated the passion for the artistic workmanship of the ceramics
, reaching results of elevated quality.
The history of
the ceramics of Deruta is reported in the Regional Museum of the Ceramics
, a place where is collected the historical
memory of an activity that still today characterises the city, making of it one
of the brightest and vivacious realities.
museum there is the Communal Picture-Gallery
, which collects masterpieces of the Perugino
, of Niccolò
know as the Pupil
many other artists.
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