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Georges Croegaert
Georges Croegaert
Belgian painter Georges Croegaert mastered the academic style in his lifetime (1848 – 1923),...
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Our Top 10 Paintings that Tell a Great Story
Our Top 10 Paintings that Tell a Great Story
Perhaps one of my favorite features of a work of fine art is not its aesthetic beauty or its...
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John Steven Dews: Britain’s Preeminent Marine Painter
John Steven Dews: Britain’s Preeminent Marine Painter
Famed for his spectacular maritime paintings, John Steven Dews is one of the most successful living...
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Rau’s Greatest Masterpiece? A Park View by Georges Morren
Rau’s Greatest Masterpiece? A Park View by Georges Morren
Some of art history’s greatest names grace the walls of M.S. Rau’s New Orleans' gallery...
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Set Sail! The Art of British Maritime Painting
Set Sail! The Art of British Maritime Painting
The sea has held a special allure throughout all of human history. It has long possessed a...
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Decorating with Fine Art, An Interview with Bill Rau
Decorating with Fine Art, An Interview with Bill Rau
Beautiful art, including paintings and sculpture, can transform your home and be passed down...
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Pablo Picasso
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Pablo Picasso
More than any other artist, Pablo Picasso defined Modern Art of the 20th century. An artist, poet...
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J.C. Leyendecker: American Sophistication, Illustrated
J.C. Leyendecker: American Sophistication, Illustrated
Before Norman Rockwell, the American ideal was shaped by a different illustrator - Joseph Christian...
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John Singer Sargent: American Master
John Singer Sargent: American Master
John Singer Sargent is widely regarded as one of the most important painters of portraits in...
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8 Things You Didn't Know About Claude Monet
8 Things You Didn't Know About Claude Monet
We all recognize Claude Monet as the father of Impressionism...
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The Most Fascinating Art Heists in History
The Most Fascinating Art Heists in History
Stories of stolen masterpieces and crown jewels have captured the hearts and minds of people for...
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Jewelry Imitates Art & Vice Versa: Exploring Connections Between Two Art Forms
Jewelry Imitates Art & Vice Versa: Exploring Connections Between Two Art Forms
Jewelry and fine art are two of my favorite things in the world. At M.S. Rau, we have the...
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