The painter was born in Genève, Switzerland.
He was a painter, illustrator and even a professor at L’École des Beaux Arts of Genève.
He also was a pupil of Barthélemy Menn and Joseph Mittey.
He is well known because of his paintings of the South part of France, like Saint-Honorat in the surroundings of Cannes and Nice.
He painted in an impressionistic way.
He had several exhibitions in France.
The painter died in Genève in 1950.
Benezit, Emmanuel. Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. (Librairie Grund, Paris, 1976)