Born in Italy on March 15, 1885. Santocono settled in San Francisco shortly after the earthquake in 1906. He painted murals in the Fox, Orpheum, and Warfield theaters. A highly competent painter, his rare works include scenes of the San Francisco Bay area. He died there on July 12, 1947.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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