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.... Developed from the Ancient Romans and then revived by 16 th century Renaissance craftsmen, this craft involves the process of using various fitted and polished cut stones and fine marbles to create an overall picture......in the same way they were hundreds of years ago. An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century. Pablo Picasso, Fernand......Léger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall – these are just some of the master artists of the 1930s who contributed their works to the ancient art. From the 13th century, tapestry making was a... Read More »

The Grand Tour ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 08/12/2013
.... Ancient sculpture formed the centerpiece of any collection, but copies, both in large and small scale, were also common....... Artists made their own souvenirs, carrying back sketchbooks of studies after art objects, ancient ruins, and the Italian landscape....... Almost certainly a souvenir from a Grand Tour this exceptional piece is a beautiful reminder of the grandeur of ancient Rome... Read More »

Windows Into a Lost World: Antique Pre-Columbian Pottery ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 01/18/2013
...: Pre-Columbian Pottery January 2013 View Original Article A A A Art Fix Daily...   While much of Europe was in the throws of the artistic and social decline known as the Middle Ages, across the Atlantic, the ancient cultures of the Americas were experiencing a vibrant cultural....... These ceramics are more than remarkable works of art, they provide unique insight into the fascinating ancient cultures that shaped our history... Read More »

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.... Developed from the Ancient Romans and then revived by 16 th century Renaissance craftsmen, this craft involves the process of using various fitted and polished cut stones and fine marbles to create an overall picture......hundreds of years ago. An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century. Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Georges Braque......, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall – these are just some of the master artists of the 1930s who contributed their works to the ancient art. From the 13th century, tapestry making was a flourishing art in France... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Ryan Clark » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

...Comments RSS Ryan Clark View Ryan Clark's full profile » 1 posts by Ryan Clark: What Antique Beer Tankards Tell Us About Ancient Monarchs March 5th, 2014 The worldwide fascination with antiques lies not just in their impressive age, but in the way that centuries ago, people used... Read More »

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...M.S. Rau Antiques armsarmor Mameluke Sabre Sword Item 29-4589 Ancient Luristan Bronze Spearhead Item 29-6006 17th-Century Hungarian Hetman Mace Item 29-6009 Bayonet from the WWI Battle of Vimy Ridge... Read More »

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.... An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century....... Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall – these are just some of the master artists of the 1930s who contributed their works to the ancient art....... This sudden uptick in interest in Renaissance Aubusson tapestries led some to question why works by the modern masters were not also being translated into the ancient art... Read More »

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.... An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century....... Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall – these are just some of the master artists of the 1930s who contributed their works to the ancient art....... This sudden uptick in interest in Renaissance Aubusson tapestries led some to question why works by the modern masters were not also being translated into the ancient art... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Fine Art Archives » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antique

.... An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century....... Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall – these are just some of the master artists of the 1930s who contributed their works to the ancient art....... This sudden uptick in interest in Renaissance Aubusson tapestries led some to question why works by the modern masters were not also being translated into the ancient art... Read More »

Two Porcelain Perfume Bottle from Jacob Petit ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 05/01/2014
.... The container is guarded and supported by three majestic  zoomorphic lions. The pierced cover, topped by a gilded flame finial, completes the ancient effect... Read More »

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.... Developed from the Ancient Romans and then revived by 16 th century Renaissance craftsmen, this craft involves the process of using various fitted and polished cut stones and fine marbles to create an overall picture... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Bill Rau » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

.... An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the early twentieth century... Read More »

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.... Developed from the Ancient Romans and then revived by 16th century Renaissance craftsmen, this craft involves the process […] Posted in M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments... Read More »

Bill Rau ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 03/16/2009
...* At the ateliers of Aubusson, tapestries are woven today in the same way they were hundreds of years ago. An art both ancient and modern, the tradition of Aubusson woven masterpieces experienced a modern revival in the… Read More... Read More »

Master Painters of La Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 06/27/2013
.... When he returned to Nantes from schooling in 1848, he decided to transform this love of ancient structures into a career in architecture... Read More »