Born in Switzerland on Dec. 13, 1857. Monaco came to northern California in 1873 with his brother Marino. He was a resident of Stockton in 1883 and had settled in San Francisco by 1887. He had a studio-home there until his demise on Dec. 25, 1938. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1883 (cartoons); Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1885-89.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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