Gottardo Fidele Ponziano Piazzoni
(1872 - 1945)
Gottardo Fidele Ponziano Piazzoni was active/lived in California. Gottardo Piazzoni is known for landscape and seascape painting, etching, mural.
A painter, etcher, muralist, and sculptor, Gottardo Piazzoni was a highly prominent, active figure in the Northern California art world in the early 20th Century. Many of his paintings were plein-air, impressionist style California landscapes that were simple in composition and quiet in tone, reflective of his search for refuge from an increasingly mechanized society. He also created a number of paintings in the Symbolist style that expressed an ideal, dreamlike world of muted, restful colors.
Piazzoni was a teacher at the California School of Fine Art in San Francisco from 1919 to 1935, and established in that city the Piazzoni Atelier d'Art on Sacramento Street. One of his major public accomplishments was the painting of fourteen l ... Displaying 750 of 11263 characters.