A New Orleans institution for over 100 years, M.S. Rau is among the premier fine art and antiques galleries in the world. Located in the heart of the French Quarter, our gallery overflows with incredible antiques by names including Tiffany & Co., Paul Revere and Fabergé. Our unparalleled selection of important, original paintings and sculpture spans the 16th through the 21st century, including legendary artists such as Brueghel, Monet and Rockwell, while our diverse selection of exquisite jewels, including rare colored diamonds, Kashmir sapphires and Burma rubies is without equal.

Contact

Amanda Chunn
630 Royal Street
New Orleans, Louisiana
amanda@rauantiques.com
504-593-8329
http://www.rauantiques.com

Latest Content from M.S. Rau

Theodore Earl Butler: An American in Monet’s Garden

  • August 9th, 2019 08:48

Lush gardens and bucolic domestic scenes define significant chapters in Theodore Earl Butler’s career, and indeed, ...

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Against the Grain: L'Éternel Printemps by Auguste Rodin

  • May 17th, 2019 16:33

“Man's naked form belongs to no particular moment in history; it is eternal, and can be looked upon with joy by the ...

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American Stories on Display at M.S. Rau Antiques’ Latest Exhibition

  • April 10th, 2019 14:01

Nearly 100 works by over 70 artists spanning over two centuries are on display at M.S. Rau Antiques' latest ...

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The Master of Maritime: Montague Dawson

  • March 20th, 2019 13:37

Montague Dawson spent his lifetime devoted to the sea. He grew up alongside it during the early years of his ...

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Historic Drama to Artistic Masterpiece: Cleopatra by Julius Kronberg

  • February 13th, 2019 16:04

A larger-than-life personality guided by power, political alliances, civil wars and seduction, Egypt’s Queen ...

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(Sur)reality: René Magritte's Dreamscape

  • January 18th, 2019 11:34

René Magritte once said, “Everything we see hides another thing; we always want to see what is hidden by what we ...

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Motherly Love: Renaissance Devotional Painting by Puligo

  • December 31st, 2018 07:39

The Virgin Mary has served as a centralizing figure in Christian art since the religion’s beginnings, but it took ...

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Mary Cassatt: Modernizing the Mother and Child Trope

  • November 7th, 2018 09:14

In a nondescript room, a young mother cradles her infant son in her arms. Smiling, he attempts to grasp the vibrant ...

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When Art and Science Meet: Georges Seurat

  • October 16th, 2018 08:53

The paintings of French Post-Impressionist artist Georges Seurat balance a fine line between the avant-garde and the ...

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A Personal Portrait by John Singer Sargent

  • September 13th, 2018 08:09

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) is widely regarded as one of the most important painters of portraits in the history ...

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