TEFAF is pleased to present a special 35th anniversary edition of its annual fair in Maastricht in March 2022. This anniversary marks an exciting opportunity to once again bring together over 275 esteemed dealers to showcase 7,000 years of art. From the moment the fair first opened its doors in 1988 at the MECC in … Continue reading “TEFAF MAASTRICHT”

Émile Fabry

This wonderful double portrait is illustrative of the artist Émile Fabry’s creative process. Depicted en profile, the soldier and young woman have been depicted in an idealized manner. The stoic, long gaze conforms to the rigidity of a statue, exercising monumentality. The hazy, dotted technique of colouring, a fine combination between Symbolism and Pointillism, emanates … Continue reading “Émile Fabry”


No other art fair can celebrate the collecting experience quite like TEFAF. This year’s TEFAF Online edition will explore the theme of The Art of Collecting across 7,000 years of art history and through the perspectives of today’s most renowned exhibitors and collectors. Exhibitors will display up to three artworks, which will tell a single … Continue reading “TEFAF ONLINE”

Willem Steelink Jr.

Beautiful impression of this rare and elegant subject: Young woman with binoculars. Born into an artist family, Willem Steelink Jr. is associated with the Laren School. He initially focused on portraits, genre scenes and historical paintings, and then dedicated his work to landscapes, and the rural life. Fascinated by the shepherds ‘life, this etching shows … Continue reading “Willem Steelink Jr.”

Felix Labisse

One of the most powerful portraits painted by Félix Labisse. This work combines Labisse life-long passion for theatre, and his unique artistic vision. While he was not a member of the Surrealist group that formed around André Breton, his work clearly occupies a place in the world of surrealism. Fantastical, disturbing and populated by hybrid … Continue reading “Felix Labisse”


TEFAF ONLINE is a digital art fair, bringing together the global TEFAF community. Focus on excellency, more than 300 objects have been vetted, and are now visible on this platforme. Register here to have access to this wonderful event !  

Maurice Langaskens

The Knight is a noteworthy example of the Pre-Raphaelite influence on other artistic movements such as Symbolism and Art Nouveau, and on one of its representative artists in early 20th century Belgium. Both movements inherited the Pre-Raphaelite’s favorite subjects – biblical and medieval themes, poetry and the woman’s staging – as well as its plastic features … Continue reading “Maurice Langaskens”