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

[from About Us]
.... Whether you are looking for a rare  diamond, a Paul Revere sterling bowl or a painting by Renoir, you are likely to find it here, at M.S. Rau Antiques... Read More »
Pierre Auguste Renoir

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

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
...Pierre Auguste Renoir...Brushstrokes of a Genius ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Renoir...Brushstrokes of a Genius A A A Rembrandt, da Vinci, Picasso, Renoir.........The difference between artistic talent and artistic genius can often be assessed in a single brushstroke. Without question, Pierre Auguste Renoir stands at the forefront of history's most recognized and acclaimed artists.........a true artistic genius, whose work speaks volumes about the man himself and the world in which he lived. Visit any internationally recognized art museum and you will find the works of Renoir prominently featured... Read More »

Rau Antiques Mobile Web Site

.... So, whether you are looking for a rare diamond, a Paul Revere sterling bowl or a painting by Renoir, you are likely to find it here, at M.S. Rau Antiques... Read More »

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

...| Comments Off Art Depicting Art: “Oedipus Rex” by Renoir December 7th, 2013 | posted by Bill Rau Renoir captures the dramatic apex of the legendary Greek tragedy in this work entitled Oedipus Rex In 1895, Renoir was commissioned to paint a series of paintings to decorate......the home of the director of the Theatre des Varietes, Paul Gallimard. Perhaps one of the best loved Impressionists of all time, Renoir was renowned for capturing all of his subjects with grace and sensuality and Gallimard, a patron and friend of the artist, thought the artist......’s work a perfect fit for his homes in Paris and Normandy. Revered for his figures, still-lives, and landscapes, Renoir chose a theatrical subject for the director’s homes... Read More »

The Aspen Antiques and Fine Arts Fair ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from News/Events] 02/17/2012
.... Among our offerings at this year's event are original paintings by Monet, Renoir, Lautrec, Bouguereau, and Rockwell, silver masterpieces by Paul Storr, Paul Revere and Paul de Lamerie and a superb... Read More »

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

...from the regulated and the predictable. In a sense this is our riotous moment, our great escape. Posted in Fine Art , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » Art Depicting Art: “Oedipus Rex” by Renoir December 7th......, 2013 | posted by Bill Rau Renoir captures the dramatic apex of the legendary Greek tragedy in this work entitled Oedipus Rex In 1895, Renoir was commissioned to paint a series of paintings to decorate......the home of the director of the Theatre des Varietes, Paul Gallimard. Perhaps one of the best loved Impressionists of all time, Renoir was renowned for capturing all of his subjects with grace and sensuality... Read More »

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

[from News/Events] 01/05/2013
.... When you visit the M.S. Rau booth, you will find important works of art by van Gogh, Renoir, Monet and many of history's finest painters along with important silver including works by American patriot Paul Revere, English... Read More »

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

...| posted by Susan Lapene This is not the first time Renoir’s adopted daughter had her portrait painted. It’s November in 1904 and the young Jeanne, Mrs....... Paul Valery, now 27 years old, receives a note from Pierre-Auguste Renoir.   ”Would you care to come [to my studio] starting Tuesday morning, if there....... Madame Paul Valery by Pierre-Auguste Renoir The story of how Jeanne Gobillard became the ward of Renoir is quite the story... Read More »

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

...| Comments Off Art Depicting Art: “Oedipus Rex” by Renoir December 7th, 2013 In 1895, Renoir was commissioned to paint a series of paintings to decorate the home of the director of the Theatre des Varietes, Paul Gallimard....... Perhaps one of the best loved Impressionists of all time, Renoir was renowned for capturing all of his subjects with grace and sensuality and Gallimard, a patron and friend... Read More »

Blue Diamond Catches People's Eye in New Orleans ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 09/07/2013
.... The Royal Blue is on display with many one of a kind pieces of jewelry and furniture for sale. Rau showed us a chair from Versailles palace and then took us to a room filled with priceless art including Monet, Renoir and Van Gogh paintings... Read More »

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

...– January 4, 2013, To Top Off Its Centennial Year July 11th, 2012 | posted by Bill Rau Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paysage de Bretagne, oil on canvas, circa 1892 Celebrating one hundred years as one of America......movement as well as the innovators who carried the Impressionist ideals into the 20th century. This remarkable collection includes paintings spanning the pre-Impressionist and Impressionist movements with works by Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Vincent van Gogh and Jean-Baptiste Camille....... The gallery is open to the public Monday to Saturday, 9:15am to 5:00pm. Admission to the exhibition is free. www.rauantiques.com Vincent van Gogh, Still Life with Two Sacks and a Bottle, circa 1884-1885 Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques » 2012 » July

...| posted by Bill Rau Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paysage de Bretagne, oil on canvas, circa 1892 Celebrating one hundred years as one of America......movement as well as the innovators who carried the Impressionist ideals into the 20th century. This remarkable collection includes paintings spanning the pre-Impressionist and Impressionist movements with works by Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Vincent van Gogh and Jean-Baptiste Camille....... The gallery is open to the public Monday to Saturday, 9:15am to 5:00pm. Admission to the exhibition is free. www.rauantiques.com Vincent van Gogh, Still Life with Two Sacks and a Bottle, circa 1884-1885 Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques » Susan Lapene

...[…] Posted in Antiques , Fine Art , From Our Sales Team , Jewelry , M.S. Rau Blog , Stories | No Comments » A Loving Rendition January 25th, 2013 This is not the first time Renoir’s......adopted daughter had her portrait painted. It’s November in 1904 and the young Jeanne, Mrs. Paul Valery, now 27 years old, receives a note from Pierre-Auguste Renoir... Read More »

M.S. RAU ANTIQUES EXHIBITS MORE THAN 30 NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN IMPRESSIONIST PAINTINGS, NOVEMBER 16, 2012

[from About Us] 11/21/2012
...: Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Vincent van Gogh and Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, among others. Two art history scholars will present lectures at the M.......rauantiques.com or by calling 800.544.9440. Tags: Claude Monet | Pierre-Auguste Renoir | Vincent van Gogh and Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot | Impressionists M... Read More »

Kirkus Reviews 19th Century European Painting: From Barbizon to Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 11/13/2012
.... He explains how painters, such as Corot—drawn to the town of Barbizon—heightened the reputation of landscape painting and how the work of students, Monet, Renoir and Pisarro... Read More »