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

...dinner guests. A must have for any major Meissen collection. Posted in Antiques , From Our Sales Team , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » When Time Was Born: Renaissance-Period Clocks June 16th, 2014 | posted......by Bill Rau The addition of elements such as alarms and quarter-hour striking appeared as mechanisms became more complex, as seen in this wonderful specimen. Renaissance-period clocks, like this Turret......(Table) timepiece is an example of the earliest mechanical clocks ever made that could go inside the home.                                       Mention the Renaissance, and most people envision the revival... Read More »

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.... Posted in Antiques , From Our Sales Team , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » When Time Was Born: Renaissance-Period Clocks June 16th, 2014....... Renaissance-period clocks, like this Turret (Table) timepiece is an example of the earliest mechanical clocks ever made that could go inside the home.......                                       Mention the Renaissance, and most people envision the revival of Classical literature and art after the dark days of the Medieval, or Middle Ages... Read More »

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

....S. Rau Blog , Stories | No Comments » When Time Was Born: Renaissance-Period Clocks June 16th, 2014                                       Mention the Renaissance, and most people envision the revival of Classical literature and art after the dark days of the Medieval, or Middle Ages... Read More »

Bill Rau ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 03/16/2009
.... Disappointed by the… Read More » When Time Was Born: Renaissance-Period Clocks * The addition of elements such as alarms and quarter-hour striking appeared as mechanisms became more complex, as seen in this wonderful specimen.......* * Renaissance-period clocks, like this Turret (Table) timepiece is an example of the earliest mechanical clocks ever made that could go inside the home.*     &… Read More » On The World Stage: Sèvres World’s Fair Vases... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Jim Cottrell » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

.... Florence is the capital city of Tuscany, a central region of Italy, and the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance... Read More »

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.... Posted in Antiques , From Our Sales Team , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » When Time Was Born: Renaissance-Period Clocks June 16th, 2014....... Renaissance-period clocks, like this Turret (Table) timepiece is an example of the earliest mechanical clocks ever made that could go inside the home.......                                       Mention the Renaissance, and most people envision the revival of Classical literature and art after the dark days of the Medieval, or Middle Ages... Read More »

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

...Northern Renaissance masterpiece. Completely interactive, Brueghel’s work invites close and prolonged inspection and offers the gift that will keep on giving. There is something new to find in this painting... Read More »

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

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.... Developed in ancient Roman times the technique resurged up until the Renaissance in Western Europe and is still common in Eastern Europe, Russia and the Middle East.... Read More »

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

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.... relief Decoration that protrudes from the surface. Renaissance Revival of interest in classical design, beginning in Italy during the 14th century and continuing to spread throughout Europe until the 17th century... Read More »

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

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.... Often used during the Italian Renaissance for decorating tiny caskets, it was much too fragile for use on larger items... Read More »

Antique French Furniture, Renaissance period sideboard ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 05/03/2013
...Antique French Furniture, Renaissance period sideboard ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Francis I Renaissance Sideboard A A A This astonishing 16th-century dressoir (or sideboard......) was created in Lyon during the height of the French Renaissance, and is the only one of three known examples of its type created that is not held within a museum collection....... Comparable yet less sizeable examples of great French Renaissance pieces have been in the collections of The British Museum and The Louvre, and are featured in the important treatise on 16th... Read More »
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The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
...The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques The Renaissance of the Cigar A A A Dinner parties center around them... Read More »
Cigar Store Indian

The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
...The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques The Renaissance of the Cigar A A A Dinner parties center around them... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Susan Lapene » 2/5 » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiqu

...group of Renaissance Masters by exhibiting at the Uffizi Museum, this painting is certainly an acclaim-worthy work of art. Painted by the famed Master of Barberino, Madonna and Child, depicts the title figures flanked by two apostles... Read More »

The Changing Face of Dining Traditions ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 10/29/2009
.... The Revolution of Flatware The use of utensils for eating was not a new idea during Medieval and Renaissance times, but there was no flatware or silverware, as we know it today... Read More »