10 Fantastic Finds from Jewelry to Painting at TEFAF Maastricht 2019
From the Nizam diamond to a carriage for the King of Spain, here are 10 delightful discoveries from the fair
by Lucy Rees
Every March, the most important museum directors, private collectors, and designers from around the globe flock to the picturesque Dutch city of Maastricht for the European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF), the world’s leading art and antiques showcase. For ten days, a 100,000-square-foot convention center is transformed into a larger-than-life wunderkammer where historic artifacts from Mesopotamia and Dutch Old Masters mingle with midcentury modern design pieces and rare books—all of extraordinary quality.