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Antique Glass | American Brilliant Period Cut Glass | Tiffany Glass | Antique Art Glass ~ M.S. Rau A

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Antique Silver | Antique Furniture | Antique Porcelain | Antique Glass ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

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M.S. Rau Antiques Clearance Event ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

...M.S. Rau Antiques Clearance Event ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Clearance Antiques Canes (2) Clocks (5) Furniture (53) Glass (13) Lighting (5) Music Boxes (1) Objets d'Art (2) Porcelain (28) Silver (3) Various (20) Fine Art Paintings... Read More »

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

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.... The value of an antique depends upon its authenticity, beauty, age, rarity and condition. Apothecary jars Cylindrical or oval shaped covered jars either of glass or china, designed for the storage of medicinal herbs....... Exotic woods, iridescent glass, silver and gems provided the medium for the period's exquisite creations. Ash A highly figured hardwood having a variety of shades from a grayish hue to deep brown... Read More »

Company Information | History | Over 100 Years ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us]
...!     Bill Rau is a member in good standing with the following associations: American Society of Appraisers New Orleans Royal Street Guild American Cut Glass Association The Wedgwood Society of Boston The Wedgwood Society of New York The Cufflink Society Music Box Society... Read More »

Rau Antiques Mobile Web Site

...Rau Antiques Mobile Web Site Antiques Fine Art Jewelry Antiques Furniture (226) Silver (184) Clocks (47) Porcelain (283) Glass (191 ) Canes (131 ) Objets d'Art (105) Lighting (80 ) Music Boxes (20) Scientific & Medical (27) Various (141) Home About Us Contact Us... Read More »

Antiques and Fine Art Client Testimonials ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 09/11/2009
...% guarantee made working with Bill Rau and his staff a pleasure.” —Bob Coffman   Rau Pieces Highlight Cut Glass Collection......“I have purchased many unique pieces of cut glass from M.S. Rau for over 20 years now, and have had the pleasure of doing business with both Bill Rau and his father, Joe... Read More »

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Rau Antiques Mobile Web Site

...Rau Antiques Mobile Web Site Antiques Fine Art Jewelry Category Featured Items Partner's Library Desk from S. J. Waring and Gillows Item 29-3253 Rare Pair of Venetian Blackamoors Item 29-3241 Importan... Read More »

American Brilliance—The History of American Brilliant Period Cut Glass ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/07/2014
...American Brilliance—The History of American Brilliant Period Cut Glass ~ M.S. Rau Antiques American Brilliance......—The History of American Brilliant Period Cut Glass A A A The 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia marked the beginning of a new era in American decorative arts history....... A major attraction at the Exposition was an exhibit that featured the best of what had come to be known as American rich-cut glass... Read More »

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Swirling Silver: ART NOUVEAU ANTIQUE METALWORKERS REVELED IN VINES, LEAVES, FRUIT AND THE HUMAN FIGU

[from About Us] 12/05/2012
...Métro arches, Tiffany & Co.'s leaded-glass peony lamps, and pastel-washed posters of maidens with long flowing hair all come to mind....... Ornamenting silver with semi-precious stones, glass, and etching was also popular. The seminal moment of the Art Nouveau period was the 1900 Exposition Universelle in Paris, where 51 million people took in the glass, ceramics, textiles, furniture, posters, jewelry, metalwork....... The gallery has a number of examples of the period's fashion of blending glass with silver, such as an intaglio cut-crystal powder jar with a sterling silver lid of two-dimensional full-bloom roses... Read More »

America’s Artistic Pioneer–Louis Comfort Antique Tiffany ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 01/21/2011
...., but it is his personal triumphs in glassmaking that garnered the artist his highest recognition. Though Tiffany first started his experiments with stained glass in 1875, it was not until 10 years later that he opened Tiffany Glass Company, which was later changed to Tiffany Studios in 1900....... By that time, he was already the leading art glass producer in the country, serving wealthy New Yorkers and commissioning massive windows for Mark Twain, Cornelius Vanderbilt and even the White House....... Due to Tiffany's ability to create incredible details in his windows using solely the qualities of his unique glass, a technique displayed in this striking Tiffany Figural Window, these masterpieces... Read More »