(Genoa, 1887; Turin, 1970)

Student of Luigi Belli and creator of funeral monuments, portraits and various other works, he participates in the competition for the monument to Vincenzo Vela in Turin in 1911. At the beginning of the 1920s he creates the monuments to the fallen in Lanzo Torinese (1922) and Chivasso. In Turin in 1910 he begins showing at the Patron of Fine Arts Exhibition and the Artists’ Circle in 1945 but he also shows in Rome in 1912. In the Gonetto plaster casts gallery in Asti some floral bas-reliefs and the monumental bistolfian group of statues “Scioperanti” (Strikers) are preserved.

Alfonso Panzetta