Bernardino Di Betto (Pintoricchio) - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Bernardino Di Betto (Pintoricchio)

Style: Italian Renaissance

Place: Perugia

Born: 1454

Death: 1513

Nationality: Italy


Bernardino di Betto, called Pintoricchio or Pinturicchio (1454-1513) was an Italian painter of the Renaissance. He was born in Perugia, the son of Benedetto or Betto di Blagio. He may have trained under lesser known Perugian painters such as Bonfigli and Fiorenzo di Lorenzo. According to Vasari, Pinturicchio was a paid assistant of Perugino. The wo...