He studied at the Brera Academy, a student of Julian and Casnedi. Ferrari won the competition for the retiree in Rome, he went to the capital, where he studied under the guidance of Maccari. Exhibited in Rome, at the Venice Biennale, the exhibition of the female portrait at Monza.
Director of the School of Art in Velletri, lived in Rome until 1896, when he emigrated to France where he won the competition for the frescoes in the Casino of Monte Carlo by running: “Tobacco and opium,” “The tea and coffee “. For the living room of the Baths painted a large canvas, “La joie de l’eau” and he decorated the dome of the “Sporting Club” with allegories: “The conquest delI’aria” and “Racing”. His major works: “Gaspare Arselli discovers vessels milky”, exhibited at the Brera Academy and now in the Museo Civico of Cremona, “The epic vision” big picture donated to the Italian Government.
In 1924 the artist returned to Italy, and has also performed many portraits, including that of the “Grandchildren of the Minister Mosconi”, the “Minister Faithful” and “Minister Rocco” and “SE Raimondi” of the “Count Martucci “s ‘” adv. Vinegar “and'” adv. Marzola “;” Donna Bonzi Mina “, a work that won a large de medal at the Exhibition of Portrait of a woman at Monza in 1924. In the Gallery of Modern Art in Milan is preserved “The Red Shawl”.