Girl Reading in a Salon. Created by Giovanni Boldini an Italian genre and portrait painter associated with the Parisian school. According to a 1933 article in Time magazine, he was dubbed the "Master of Swish" because of his flowing style of painting.
Portrait of the Painter Joaquín Araújo Ruano by Giovanni Boldini (Italian, - 1894 ) was a Spanish painter, engraver and illustrator. In 1872 he went to Paris , where he befriended Giovanni Boldini and James Whistler.