Born in Cremona, he moved to Bologna, where he was a pupil of Lorenzo Pasinelli. He is described by Wittkower as the "Bolognese Marco Benefial", in that his style was less decorative and edged into a more formal neoclassical style. It is an academicized grand style, that crystallizes into a manneristic neoclassicism, with crisp and frigid modeling of the figures. Among his followers were Aureliano Milani, Francesco Monti, and Ercole Graziani the Younger. Two other pupils were Domenico Maria Fratta and Giuseppe Peroni.
CALIFORNIA PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION APPROVES EDISON TRANSMISSION STUDY TO HELP STATE MEET RENEWABLE, GREENHOUSE GAS GOALS
Aug 23, 2007; The California Public Utilities Commission issued the following news release: The California Public Utilities Commission (PUC)...