Graf, Arturo

POET, LITERARY CRITIC (ITALY)
BORN 19 Jan 1848, Athene - DIED 30 Mar 1913, Torino
GRAVE LOCATION Torino, Piemonte: Cimitero Monumentale, Corso Novara (C 25 (Ampliazone 3, Arcate 56) (Loculo))

Arturo Graf was an Italian poet and author of German descent. He was educated in Naples and lectured Italian literature in Rome. In 1876 he obtained a professorship in Turin.

He was a founding member of the Giornale della letteratura italiana and apart from his poetry he published prose criticism.

Work: "Poesie e novelle" (1874); "Dopo il tramonto versi" (1893).

Images

The grave of Arturo Graf at the Cimitero Monumentale, Turin.
Picture by Androom (28 Feb 2014)

 

Sources
De Complete Encyclopedie, Lekturama
Arturo Graf - Wikipedia
Le Nostre Radici


Graf, Oskar Maria

Published: 6 Apr 2015
Last update: 6 Apr 2015