RAU ANTIQUES GALLERY POSTS SIGNIFICANT SALES AT NYC ARMORY SHOW

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  • October 05, 2010

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M.S. Rau Antiques

Despite dreary weather and a dip in temperatures, Rau Antiques out-performed its sales expectations at the recent Antiques & Art at the Armory Show held in Manhattan from September 29 to October 3, 2010. 

With a stunning inventory of rare and museum-quality antiques, fine and decorative arts, New Orleans-based Rau Antiques finished as the front-runner in terms of the scope of its collection which covered three booths on the show floor, including a mercury gilded 1850's bedroom set belonging to Egyptian King Farouk and a 1570's era Renaissance cabinet matching the one owned by The Frick Collection museum.  

Auguste Moreau'Tiffanypurchased some of Rau's notable antiques such as

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