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19th Century European Painting From Barbizon to Belle Epoque by Bill Rau ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

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Kirkus Reviews 19th Century European Painting: From Barbizon to Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 11/13/2012
...Kirkus Reviews 19th Century European Painting: From Barbizon to Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Kirkus Reviews 19th-Century European Painting......: From Barbizon to Belle Epoque November 2012 A A A KIRKUS REVIEW... Monumental in scope and size, Rau’s coffee-table book tells the story....... Although Paris was the epicenter, Rau notes the accomplishments of the Newlyn School in England, the magnificence of Venetian View Paintings and the Belle Époque... Read More »

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

[from About Us] 06/27/2013
...Master Painters of La Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Master Painters of La Belle Epoque May/June 2013 View Original Article A A A FINE ART CONNOISSSEUR By Bill Rau To some, the final decades of the 19 th century are known by the French expression La Belle Époque......-Can." In this fleeting moment, artists set out to immortalize the pleasures of Parisian life, at least on canvas. As they did so, the painters of La Belle....... Through these meetings, Tissot befriended Alfred Stevens (1823-1906), who would soon become another master of Belle Époque painting... Read More »

Bill Rau ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 03/16/2009
.... Published in 2012, 19th Century European Painting, From Barbizon to Belle Epoque , offers a comprehensive overview of the century's artistic innovation in a knowledgeable and savvy fomat... Read More »

Glossary of Antiques Terms - Antiques Glossary ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Glossary]
.... Common in the William and Mary style. Belle Epoque Curvilinear high style of the later part of the 19th century and early 20th century, combining Victorian electicism and the flowing, sinuous forms of Art Nouveau....... Beech A hardwood which lacks a pronounced grain. Bell turning A type of turning used for furniture legs and pedestal supports shaped like a conventional bell... Read More »