Personal and landscape painter marinista characterized by a direct feeling of the real, in agreement with vibrant color and a happy always found the ‘framework’. At twenty-one, cut off his studies of medicine, he devoted himself to painting and can be cited as an example of self-taught painter.
His passionate hard work soon brought him a following of awards that began with a gold medal at the National Exhibition of the Society of Fine Arts in Milan in 1893, followed in 1900 the diploma of honor at the International Gorizia, in 1902 a medal of gold to that of Monaco of Bavaria, in 1907 a first-class gold medal in Barcelona.
He participated, invited to major exhibitions and held successful exhibitions personal Milan, Venice, Montevideo and Sao Paulo. The King of Italy bought several times his paintings were numerous official purchases, and most important of his works are in the public Italian and foreign galleries.
With secure decorative taste also produced posters and murals. Works: “Full Autumn”, “The mill,” “Sunset on the Giudecca,” in the Museum of Turin, “Sun occiduo,” in the Gallery of Modern Art in Genoa “Channel in Chioggia” “lunar Clarity “Montevideo,” The flowering of the marsh, “” Passing of lights, “” autumn Sunset “;” Heather in flower, “” Sunset, “” a St. Flushing, “” fishing for crabs, “” autumn “” Surge “in the Gallery of Modern Art in Rome;” Niviale, “in the Gallery of Modern Art in Milan. And ‘honorary professor at the Academy of Carrara: Professor Emeritus of that of Perugia and honorary member of the Academy of Brera and adviser.