Born in Oakland, CA on Aug. 21, 1916. Steccati obtained his B.A. degree at the CCAC in 1938. He then taught for five years in the high schools of Berkeley and Antioch. The husband of artist Alva Tofanelli, he died in Oakland on Sept. 9, 2004. Exh: SFAA, 1940.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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