Discovered at TEFAF, A Sculpture of King Louis XIV’s First Surgeon Returns to Versailles
Follow the journey of this masterful bust by French sculptor Girardon from its acquisition at TEFAF to its homecoming at Versailles
October 5, 2021
Discover the Stories Behind American Museums’ Most Treasured Pieces
Bank of America’s new Masterpiece Moment video series is its latest initiative to support cultural institutions and make art more accessible
August 16, 2021
“A Curator’s Dream”: How a Belgian Art Nouveau Choker Found Its New Home in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Acquired at TEFAF, the one-of-a-kind Wisteria “Glycines” Choker is indisputably jewelry designer Philippe Wolfers’s most important creation
July 29, 2021
A Visionary Commode by Italian Cabinetmaker Piffetti Joins the Collection of the Met
Acquired by a collector from antiques dealer BURZIO. at TEFAF, the commode by Pietro Piffetti is now on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
June 25, 2021
5 Masterpieces Acquired by Museums at TEFAF
Which artworks presented during previous fairs entered public collections this year?
June 1, 2021
Rare Diamond Ring Acquired at TEFAF
DIVA Museum Adds a Mysterious 17th Century Ring to Its Collection
April 7, 2021
Mauritshuis Reunites Bridal Couple
Twenty years ago, the museum curators discovered that a pendant portrait originally belongs with Elisabeth’s portrait, depicting her fiancé: Jakob Omphalius. Would it ever be seen again? To the museum’s delight it recently turned up at Galerie De Jonckheere.
September 27, 2020
Tiffany’s Fireplace Hood Reunited with Treasures from Artist’s Home
Rarely do examples of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s (1848–1933) most personal, and arguably most creative, works of art come to the market. But, in the fall of 2019 Lillian Nassau LLC unveiled a Tiffany treasure at TEFAF.
September 20, 2020