BREDDO Gastone

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Gastone Breddo (Padua, 1915 - Calenzano Prov. Of Florence, 11 March 1991) was an Italian painter.

Son of a goldsmith and chiseller, he was encouraged by his father to study fine arts.

In the years 1949-1950, he participated in the establishment of the important Verzocchi collection, on the subject of work, sending, with a self-portrait, Il cobbler; the Collection is today kept in the Pinacoteca Civica of Forlì.

In 1953 he competed with the composition Composition at the VII Michetti Award, winning the purchase award from the Cariplo Foundation.