His training took place at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples in the name of realism of A. D’Orsi. Later he moved to Rome, Paris and then in Germany, where he directed the porcelain factory of Passau. She soon reached a considerable reputation thanks to the taste between the realist and the liberty of his works.
The career remained marked dall’uxoricidio and the resulting depression that ensued. Among the works sent to national exhibitions include: Primi palpiti, Studio dal vero, Non possumus, Piedigrotta, Un bacio dato non è mai perduto. Proverbio da De Renzis, Lu capo Ninno, Tipo veneziano, Ai bagni di Santa Lucia, Uno scaccino, Eterna Musa, Da San Carlo, Ritratto del senatore Tommasi, Turchina, Ritratto dell’on. Bovio.