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Master Painters of La Belle Epoque ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 06/27/2013
...Époque also inspired their fellow artists across Europe to study their own cities as never before. Tissot and Stevens One of the founders of this tradition was James Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836......-1902), whose idyllic youth was spent in the bustling French port of Nantes. His family overlooked the picturesque harbor and its ships, and Tissot spent many an afternoon sketching Nantes's historic center, with its quaint medieval buildings....... Having been overjoyed by their son's dedication to architecture, Tissot's parents were now distraught. Eventually, the young man convinced them of his potential, and he moved to Paris in 1857, albeit without their financial support... Read More »

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

...2010 January 2010 December 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 Meta Entries RSS Comments RSS Archive for November, 2012 Tissot’s......Époque painter, James Jacques Tissot. His recognizable images of stylishly dressed women of leisure are commanding ever higher prices at auction, and we were fortunate to buy this painting, after years of pursuing it. Jeune Femme a’ l......’Eventail is a study of a young woman dressed in 18 th century period costume, seated in  a park, coquettishly holding a fan near her face. Typical of Tissot’s... Read More »

Fine Art, Renoir, Bouguereau, Gauguin, Monet ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 06/25/2013
...? And inside another room you find works by celebrated artists like Tissot, Gauguin, Bouguereau and Monet. At M.S. Rau Antiques, you'll find works by artists found in the world's most prestigious museums... Read More »