Born in Genoa April 2, 1870, died in Alassio (Savona) on 27 March 1952. At the Academy Ligustica Genoa gets Retired Marcello Durazzo, which allows him to perfect himself in Rome, where in 1896 he opened a studio in via del Babuino. Here he attended the painter Nino Costa and the circle of artists gathered around the anti-academic movement ?? In Arte Libertas ?? (Calandi, Coleman, Sartorio and the Ligurian Joseph Ray). All ?? beginning of the twentieth century, he moved to Alassio. Involved in major exhibitions in Rome, Venice (1901 and 1903), Genoa (debuted at the Promoter of 1896, with the work ?? Afterglow), London (d ?? Italian Art Exhibition, 1904). In 1913 he was appointed Academic Merit ?? at the Ligurian Academy of Fine Arts. Landscaper, prefers the subject of the coast and the Ligurian countryside. Among his works include: Flores martirum, executed in 1898; Morning in the olive trees; Symphony marinara; Gray morning; Flori¬coltura in Liguria; November (Municipal Gallery of Rome); Pasture al Mare (formerly Royal Collection). He also produces, the mural painting: his frescoes are in the Municipal Theatre of São Paulo (Brazil), in the lounge consi¬liare Hall of Alassio and in many churches in Liguria (Our Lady of Peace, sopraporta, Our Lady of Grace of Alassio, 1946 ; church Scolopi Finalborgo; chapel of Punta Santa Croce). E ?? also skilled watercolorist and illustrator (for example, illustrates the volume Tinker Bell under the eaves of the poet Mario Mascardi Genoa, Genoa, Terlizzi, 1922). His works are kept in private collections (Alassio, Studio Beniscelli) and public (Alassio, Azienda Autonoma di Soggiorno; Rome, National Gallery of Modern Art ??) Italian and foreign.