Art Museum

Giovanni Boldini Gallery

Giovanni Boldini (1842-1931) was a prominent Italian portrait painter during the Edwardian era. He was born in Ferrara on December 31, 1842. His father was a painter of religious subjects. He studied painting in Florence and met the Macchiaioli, a group of realist painters who greatly influenced his style. In 1872 he moved to Paris where he lived until his death in 1931. Click on the following thumbnails to view Giovanni Boldini's works.

The Summer Stroll

Alaide Banti
1867
The Letter
1873
The Hammock
1874
Emiliana Conca de Ossa
1888
Madame Georges Hugo, with Son
1898
Miss Bell
1903
Elizabeth Drexel
1905
Countess Zichy
1905
The Black Sash
1906
Duchess of Marlborough with Son
1906
Mrs. Howard Johnston
1906
Gladys Deacon
1908
Marchesa Luisa Casati
1908
Madame E. L. Doyen
1910
Rita de Acosta Lydig
1911
Madame Juillard
1912
Mlle de Gillespie
1912
Donna Franca Florio
1924
Marthe Bibesco