It is formed in Ferrara and then in Florence is affected by the ways of Bistolfi. Soon he approaches Wildt which incorporates some stylizations.
In 1917 he created The Victory of the Piave, his most famous work, which is also sugello of his relationship with D’Annunzio, who wanted replicated in bronze for himself. Shortly afterwards realized portrait of Eleonora Duse. Among the oepre exposed include: Il cammino della vita, Maternità, Virgulto, Medua, La tigre, Fiori, Autobiografia, e L’ascesi.