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10/04/2019 I By Rau Staff
John Singer Sargent: American Master
John Singer Sargent is widely regarded as one of the most important painters of portraits in history. Blending academic realism, impressionism, and a fluid painterly approach inspired by Old Masters, Sargent carved out...
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11 Things You'd Never Guess Came From Tiffany & Co.
11 Things You'd Never Guess Came From Tiffany & Co.
Tiffany & Co. It is a name that conjures images of little blue boxes and dazzling solitaire...
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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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Follow Your Nose: A Collector’s Guide to Antique Perfume
Follow Your Nose: A Collector’s Guide to Antique Perfume
With their elegant shapes, brilliant facets, and creative presentations, antique perfume...
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Painting in Wood: The Art of Marquetry
Painting in Wood: The Art of Marquetry
Marquetry, parquetry, and inlay are three related decorative furniture surface techniques that...
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Classic Chicago Magazine
Classic Chicago Magazine
Spectacular Show at the Mart Antiques + Art + Design By Megan McKinney...
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Miss Daisy's Legacy: Fairyland Lustre by Wedgwood
Miss Daisy's Legacy: Fairyland Lustre by Wedgwood
There are few examples of such whimsy in finely crafted china as in Wedgwood's Fairyland Lustre...
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A Guide to Antique Tables
A Guide to Antique Tables
Tables are...
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Antiques And The Art Weekly
Antiques And The Art Weekly
Contemporary Focus Brings Diversity, New Buyers To Palm Beach Published: February 26, 2019...
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A Sparkling History: Five Iconic Periods of Jewelry Design
A Sparkling History: Five Iconic Periods of Jewelry Design
Like any work of art or piece of fashion, jewelry is not immune to trends. In fact, the history of...
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Major Jewelry Makers and What To Look For When Collecting
Major Jewelry Makers and What To Look For When Collecting
Classic elegance, impeccable stone selection, innovative design, and sheer luxury are all qualities...
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11 Unique Ring Settings That'll Make You Stand Out
11 Unique Ring Settings That'll Make You Stand Out
The ring - this small piece of jewelry can have a big impact on one's overall look. While the...
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Organic Creativity: A History of Art Nouveau Glass Artistry
Organic Creativity: A History of Art Nouveau Glass Artistry
Sensual. Organic. Groundbreaking. Art Nouveau proved to be all of these things and so much more. A...
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