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Rare Antiques ~ Fine Art ~ Antique Jewelry ~ Antiques Dealers ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

...to » Fairyland Lustre Plate by Wedgwood Go to » Expandable Diamond Ring by Picchiotti Go to » Sheffield Silver Plate Epergne On the World Stage... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Justine D'Ooge » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

...» 3 posts by Justine D'Ooge: A Trip To Fairyland December 21st, 2013 Wedgwood has a long legacy of creating delicate wares adorned with classical motifs and meticulously crafted replicas of artifacts from antiquity... Read More »

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

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.... Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre Daisy Maekig-Jones’ arrival at the Wedgwood factory came at a most opportune moment in that company......-Jones‘ Fairyland Lustre line single-handedly pulled Wedgwood back to profitability. Maekig-Jones retired in 1931, leaving behind an amazing body of work that continues to enchant and entice collectors today.... Read More »

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

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.... Small flowers, cornucopias and arrows are typical motifs done in blue, green, and yellow on a cream white background. Fairyland Lustre (Wedgwood) Daisy Maekig......-Jones‘ Fairyland Lustre line single-handedly pulled Wedgwood back to profitability. Maekig-Jones retired in 1931, leaving behind an amazing body of work that continues to enchant and entice collectors today... Read More »

Elves, Nymphs and Fairies–Oh My!: Illustrious Antique Fairyland Lustre by Wedgwood ~ M.S. Rau Antiqu

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...Elves, Nymphs and Fairies–Oh My!: Illustrious Antique Fairyland Lustre by Wedgwood ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Elves, Nymphs and Fairies–Oh My......!: Illustrious Fairyland Lustre by Wedgwood A A A An over-200-year-old company finds itself on the verge of financial ruin as war rages on....... Sounds more like soap-opera fodder than real life, but in 1915, porcelain artist Daisy Makeig-Jones' extraordinary line of Fairyland Lustre porcelain saved Wedgwood from bankruptcy during World War I... Read More »

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...give rise to over two centuries of culture and decorative art. Posted in Antiques , M.S. Rau Blog | Comments Off A Trip To Fairyland December 21st, 2013 | posted by Justine D'Ooge Imps on a Bridge......– Boxing Match motif   WWI proved difficult for most luxury and handicraft industries, but Wedgwood’s saving grace from the looming tailspin would be Daisy Makeig-Jones’ fanciful Fairyland Lustre .  Dotted... Read More »

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.... In a sense this is our riotous moment, our great escape. Posted in Fine Art , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » A Trip To Fairyland December 21st, 2013......Makeig-Jones’ fanciful Fairyland Lustre .  Dotted with mythical creatures, vibrant colors, and intricate gilding, this series continues to mesmerize all those who get a chance to admire it in person... Read More »