painting http://wwno.org en Royal Street Gallery Show Leaves Quite an Impression http://wwno.org/post/royal-street-gallery-show-leaves-quite-impression <p></p><p>Amid the bustle of the French Quarter are some rooms well back from the street that are adorned with 40 Impressionist paintings. While some are for sale, all are free to behold.</p><p>Bill Rau’s family has operated their antique store on Royal Street for 100 years. They decided to mark the occasion with a look back at what was most popular when it first opened. A century ago, Impressionism was all the rage.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:42:48 +0000 Eileen Fleming 25313 at http://wwno.org