Born in Italy on July 31, 1884. Gaussa settled in Los Angeles in 1911. For 30 years he worked as a machinist for the Southern Pacific Railroad while painting in his leisure. He died in Los Angeles on March 27, 1971. Member: SFAA. Exh: SFMA Inaugural, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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