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OUR TOP 10 PAINTINGS THAT TELL A GREAT STORY

The true masters of art history, in my opinion, are the great storytellers, those who stimulate our imaginations and bring their subjects to life on canvas. Read on to learn about my very favorite paintings that tell a great story in the collection at M.S. Rau that tell a great story, and prepare to be transported into every scene!

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Andrew Wyeth and The Helga Pictures
Andrew Wyeth and The Helga Pictures

In the Summer of 1985, while on a drive in their eggplant-colored Stutz ...

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Expert Insights: Enamel Art by Camille Fauré
Expert Insights: Enamel Art by Camille Fauré

  One of the most celebrated enamelers of the Art Deco era, the work...

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Expert Insights: Pietre Dure by Enrico Bosi
Expert Insights: Pietre Dure by Enrico Bosi

  Based on a lost painting by Leonardo da Vinci, which was later cop...

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7 Essential Culinary Antiques for Your Next Dinner Party
7 Essential Culinary Antiques for Your Next D...

Delicious food, a good bottle of wine and great conversation are the mai...

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Pictures Set in Stone: Micromosaics and Pietre Dure
Pictures Set in Stone: Micromosaics and Pietr...

A jeweler’s precision and an artist’s eye make micromosaic and pietre du...

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The Collectible Cane
The Collectible Cane

One of M.S. Rau’s favorite categories in the realm of antiques — and und...

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Reflect Your Style: Decorating with Mirrors
Reflect Your Style: Decorating with Mirrors

A beautiful antique mirror is a wonderful addition to any room. With a r...

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Enter the Third Dimension: Decorating with Sculpture
Enter the Third Dimension: Decorating with Sc...

  When one thinks about adding to their art collection or decorating t...

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Georges Croegaert
Georges Croegaert

Belgian painter Georges Croegaert mastered the academic style in his lif...

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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 aes...

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Eternal Classic: Why White Diamonds Will Never Go Out of Style
Eternal Classic: Why White Diamonds Will Neve...

It’s no secret that the popularity of colored diamonds has skyrocketed i...

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John Steven Dews: Britain’s Preeminent Marine Painter
John Steven Dews: Britain’s Preeminent Marine...

Famed for his spectacular maritime paintings, John Steven Dews is one of...

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