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Swiss Burlwood and Ebonized Interchangeable Cylinder Music Box ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 05/18/2014
.... Set in a beautiful case of burled and ebonized walnut with satinwood inlay, this piece serves not only as melodious entertainment but also as a fine example of Victorian furniture... Read More »

Chippendale Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 03/18/2014
...Chippendale Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase A A A This magnificent Victorian library bookcase is a work of both massive size and monumental beauty... Read More »

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

...» John Atkinson Grimshaw: Truth to Nature September 18th, 2014 The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting... Read More »

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

...| posted by Bill Rau The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting......the acclaim and appreciation of the broader art world. Considered among the most prestigious and important Victorian painters, Grimshaw’s works are undeniably distinctive and are some of the most highly sought... Read More »

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

...: Truth to Nature September 18th, 2014 | posted by Bill Rau The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting....... It is only recently that his paintings have earned the acclaim and appreciation of the broader art world. Considered among the most prestigious and important Victorian painters, Grimshaw... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Stories Archives » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

...| posted by Bill Rau The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting....... It is only recently that his paintings have earned the acclaim and appreciation of the broader art world. Considered among the most prestigious and important Victorian painters, Grimshaw... Read More »

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

[from Glossary]
.... Greenaway, Kate Victorian children's book author and illustrator, Kate Greenaway (1846-1901) stole the hearts of young and old with her charming depictions of young children....... Several of her images were reproduced by prominent silver companies during the Victorian era for figural napkin rings, which are now the most highly sought after figurals... Read More »

Bill Rau ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 03/16/2009
...» John Atkinson Grimshaw: Truth to Nature The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting... Read More »

The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques M.S. Rau Blog Archives » Page 2 of 32 » The official weblog

...| posted by Bill Rau The consummate, self-taught Victorian artist John Atkinson Grimshaw possessed an unquestionable gift for painting......that his paintings have earned the acclaim and appreciation of the broader art world. Considered among the most prestigious and important Victorian painters, Grimshaw’s works are undeniably distinctive......of elite Victorian era women. Morisot’s Girl in a Green Coat shows us exactly that. The featured woman, Morisot’s young Russian neighbor Marthe, is elegant, refined, and reserved. Though intimately painted... Read More »
Tiffany

The Silver of Tiffany & Co. ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 05/02/2014
....  It was during this time that Tiffany began to capitalize on the Victorian taste for extravagant dining and living... Read More »

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

[from Glossary]
.... Common in the William and Mary style. Belle Epoque Curvilinear high style of the later part of the 19th century and early 20th century, combining Victorian electicism and the flowing, sinuous forms of Art Nouveau....... Belter patented an unusual method of cutting through incredibly sturdy laminated wood which allowed him to create extraordinary carvings well-suited to the flamboyant tastes of Victorian America... Read More »

The Grand Tour ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 08/12/2013
....  This stunning Victorian Egyptian Revival necklace, comprised of 21 individual micromosaic pendants, is a wonder of meticulous craftsmanship and intricate beauty... Read More »

So Many Choices…The Golden Age of Antique Flatware ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 01/11/2011
...So Many Choices…The Golden Age of Antique Flatware ~ M.S. Rau Antiques So Many Choices…The Golden Age of Flatware A A A Dining in the Victorian-era was truly an art form....... The sheer depth and detail of the pattern made it the firm's most expensive to produce, and a favorite of Victorian brides and socialites... Read More »
Cigar Store Indian

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

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
.... Politicians, milionaires and generals weilded their stogies as staffs of authority, importance and prominence. Indeed, by the end of the war, the cigar was an integral part of the Victorian gentleman's attire in America and abroad, and the industry exploded... Read More »
Robinson Crusoe Sideboard

The Robinson Crusoe Antiques Sideboard by Garrard Robinson ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 08/12/2009
...The Robinson Crusoe Antiques Sideboard by Garrard Robinson ~ M.S. Rau Antiques The Robinson Crusoe Sideboard by Garrard Robinson A A A Considered one of the finest works of carved Victorian furniture, this amazing sideboard by English master Garrard Robinson tells... Read More »