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Client Testimonials | Top-Rated Fine Art & Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 09/11/2009
...!” —Edward Meyer Vice-President of Exhibits and Archives Ripley's Entertainment    Earning Our Trust “As an avid silver and art collector for 40 years, I have come to trust MS Rau Antiques as one of the best Antiques galleries in the world... Read More »

Exhibition Mechanical Secretaire by Daubet & Dumarest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 08/21/2014
...Exhibition Mechanical Secretaire by Daubet & Dumarest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Exhibition Mechanical Secretaire by Daubet......secrétaire was crafted by the firm of Daubet & Dumarest and was presented at the Great Exhibition of 1851 in London's Crystal Palace... Read More »

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...and at the many shows at which we exhibit around the world. Our selection is extensive and spans almost all categories of fine antiques, art and jewelry... Read More »
Pierre Auguste Renoir

Pierre Auguste Renoir...Brushstrokes of a Genius ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
...(Haystacks by the Sea) is characteristic of the Renoir's genius. It exhibits a palette of color and ease of brushstroke that can only be associated with the man who would help fuel an artistic revolution....... Born in Limoges, France in 1841, Renoir initially exhibited a love for painting at the young age of 13. While apprenticed to a painter of porcelain wares, he studied famous works in the Louvre during his spare time....... Renoir began meeting and exhibiting with his classmates, along with several other French artists, and became instrumental in establishing the group widely known as the French Impressionists... Read More »

11th Annual Aspen Antiques and Fine Arts Fair ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 06/14/2013
...://www.aspenartfairs.com/ AAFAF will celebrate it's 11th annual show with a nine-day public exhibit July 6th-14th at the Aspen Ice Garden... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Events Archives » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

....S. Rau Blog , Stories | No Comments » M.S. Rau Antiques To Exhibit Important Impressionist Paintings November 16, 2012......’s oldest and largest art and antique dealers, M.S. Rau Antiques will mark the end of its centennial with a specially curated exhibit of significant Impressionist paintings, presented alongside the masters who paved the way to the revolutionary......Corot, works owned by M.S. Rau as well as works on loan. The paintings will be on display in M.S. Rau’s exhibition gallery from November 16th this year to January 4th, 2013, in the historic French Quarter in New Orleans at 630 Royal Street... Read More »

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

....S. Rau Antiques View M.S. Rau Antiques's full profile » 5 posts by M.S. Rau Antiques: M.S. Rau Antiques Exhibits More Than 30 Never-Before-Seen Impressionist Paintings, November 16, 2012......– January 4, 2013 November 13th, 2012 M.S. Rau Antiques will mark the end of its centennial with a specially curated exhibit of more than 45 significant works of art, many from world-renowned Impressionist artists... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques From Our Sales Team Archives » The official weblog of M.S.

..., the universal showcase for the world’s greatest artisans and craftsmen to unveil trend-setting techniques, styles and ideas were the International Exhibitions. The legendary Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory saw......fowl both focus and depth. Known today as “World’s Fairs”, the International Exhibitions provided artists like Bieuville the opportunity to create the most beautiful and innovative pieces to display......they were on the cutting-edge of technique and design. Based on their sheer size and masterful craftsmanship, it is certain that these vases were created specifically for the Exhibition. Since the Exhibition... Read More »

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

..., styles and ideas were the International Exhibitions. The legendary Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory saw the perfect opportunity to illustrate their mastery of the Art Nouveau aesthetic through these Monumental......through a lotus pond. The muted tree line in the background draws the viewer into the scene, giving the water fowl both focus and depth. Known today as “World’s Fairs”, the International Exhibitions provided......, it is certain that these vases were created specifically for the Exhibition. Since the Exhibition that year was held in the firm’s own country, it served as the perfect opportunity to present the epitome of French... Read More »
William Bouguereau

William Bouguereau-19th century artists ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/30/2009
...of Art, Louisiana San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas Artist's Exhibitions: Salon, Paris (Jury Member) Paris Exhibition Universelle Société des Artistes Français (President) References... Read More »

Bird Boxes ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 06/04/2013
...; for instance, the automatic closing of the bird medallion or lid. Around 1800, he set up his own business and sought to show his creations to influential people, including Napoleon Bonaparte and organized an exhibition of his works in Zurich in 1809, but his......efforts remained fruitless. In the early years of the 19th century, Frisard embarked on a series of journeys to exhibit his mechanical pieces throughout Europe, he eventually died in 1810 during the return journey to Geneva....... A successful house lauded for the realistic quality of their songs, they exhibited in several Universal Expositions and fairs where they were awarded with 38 international medals of gold, silver... Read More »
Tiffany

The Silver of Tiffany & Co. ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 05/02/2014
.... Tiffany's first showing was at the 1867 Paris Exposition. The exhibit was relatively modest by European standards, showing regular items from their stock such as tea and coffee sets, pitchers and a creamer that is now owned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art....... The exhibit was a success, earning Tiffany & Co. an honorable prize and marking the first time an American silver company was so honored by a foreign jury....... In 1878, the company became the only American silver firm to ever win a Gold Medal at the Paris Exhibition. In an era when Europeans belittled the work of New World artisans, Tiffany's made it their business to hire the best of the silversmiths emigrating from Europe, and they repeatedly carried off... Read More »

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

...’s Fair Vases June 10th, 2014     Beginning in the mid-19th century, the universal showcase for the world’s greatest artisans and craftsmen to unveil trend-setting techniques, styles and ideas were the International Exhibitions. The legendary... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Deborah Choate » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

.... These artists broke from academic practice and from tradition of exhibiting […] Posted in M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » Serpents & the Sea November 15th, 2013 Bursting with the boundless power of Mother Nature, the ocean has been the subject of some of the most evocative pieces in art history... Read More »

What’s in a Name? The Splendor of Antique Imperial Jadeite Jewelry ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 12/28/2010
...in this butterfly brooch exhibits the telltale translucent emerald green color for which this stone is so highly desired.... Read More »