Turin 1858-Milan 1928. Impressionist sculptor, in Milan from the age of 12, Accademia di Brera and member of the Scapigliatura movement. Worked with wax, plaster, bronze and terracotta. Exhibitions in Paris (World Expo of 1889) and Vienna, busts for the Monumental Cemetery. Influenced many Italian artists (Boccioni, Carrà, Manzù). Famous works with children.