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The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques » 2013 » November

...; would you take the leap to follow this dream?  Luckily for us, and in spite of having no formal training, John Atkinson Grimshaw felt the pull towards the art world and followed it....... The year is 1861 and Grimshaw’s first concerted forays into the art world are cautious and meticulous. The delicate early paintings serve as reminders that the artist is taking a huge risk, a risk that would make anyone at least a little hesitant.......  Drawing inspiration from the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and their battle cry of “truth to nature”, however, Grimshaw soon begins to develop his own unmistakable style. Whitby... Read More »

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

...this dream?  Luckily for us, and in spite of having no formal training, John Atkinson Grimshaw felt the pull towards the art world and followed it. The year is 1861 and Grimshaw’s first concerted forays......inspiration from the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and their battle cry of “truth to nature”, however, Grimshaw soon begins to develop his own unmistakable style. Whitby   By the late 1860s Grimshaw had firmly......and luminous qualities that have gone unmatched by other artists. All in the Golden Twilight Grimshaw’s atmospheric works tend to feature a large expanse of sky with precise consideration to how light reflects... Read More »

The Chicago International Art, Antique and Jewelry Show ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from News/Events] 01/05/2013
...  Get More Information and Purchase Tickets Ivory Shibayama Elephant Emerald and Diamond Necklace and Earring Suite Italian Micromosaic Table John Atkinson Grimshaw... Read More »

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

...to follow this dream?  Luckily for us, and in spite of having no formal training, John Atkinson Grimshaw felt the pull towards the art world and followed it. The year is 1861 and Grimshaw’s first concerted.......  Drawing inspiration from the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and their battle cry of “truth to nature”, however, Grimshaw soon begins to develop his own unmistakable style. Whitby   By the late 1860s Grimshaw had......tones and luminous qualities that have gone unmatched by other artists. All in the Golden Twilight Grimshaw’s atmospheric works tend to feature a large expanse of sky with precise consideration to how... Read More »

Collecting 19th Century Art ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 03/14/2009
.... Prior to the 1960s, late 19th-century artists like John William Godward, William Bouguereau and John Atkinson Grimshaw were, for the most part, names only the most studied 19th-century art scholars might recognize......| grimshaw Painting by William Bouguereau Painting by Edouard Leon Cortes Painting by Andrea Landini... Read More »