Category: Art

A Late Tang Dynasty Sculpture Bought at a Missouri Garage Sale for Less Than $100 Just Sold for $2.1 Million

The owner first suspected the bronze deity might be worth more than she paid for after taking it on the ‘Antiques Roadshow.’

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Meet the Art SWAT Team That Keeps Fakes Out of Europe’s Fanciest Art Fair

We talked to TEFAF’s global vetting chairman Wim Pijbes about the fair’s new approach.

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