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The art business

The art business

Author: Iain Robertson; Derrick Chong
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Exposes the realities of the commercial trade in fine art and antiques. Attention is devoted to the role of auction houses, commercial galleries and art museums as key institutions, with the text divided into four thematic sections covering: technical and structural elements of the art market; cultural policy and management in art business; regulatory legal and ethical issues in the art world; and, the views,  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Robertson; Derrick Chong
ISBN: 9780415391573 0415391571 9780415391580 041539158X 9780203885611 0203885619
OCLC Number: 171287621
Description: xi, 233 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction to studies in art business / Iain Robertson and Derrick Chong. pt. I. Technical and structural elements of the art market. Price before value / Iain robertson --
Selling used cars, carpets, and art: aesthetic and financial value in contemporary art / Anthony Downey --
Investing in art: art as an asset class / Jeremy Eckstein --
'Chindia' as art market opportunity / Iain Robertson, Victoria L. Tseng, and Sonal Singh. pt. II. Cultural policy and management in art busines. Private patrons in the development of a dynamic contemporary art market: does France need more private patrons? / Catherine Morel --
Marketing in art business: exchange relationships by commercial galleries and public art museums / Derrick Chong. pt. III. Regulatory, legal, and ethical issues in the art world. Authorship and authentication / Henry Lydiate --
Celebrating the artist's resale right / Joanna Cave --
Ethics and the art market / David Bellingham --
Art and crime / Clarissa McNair and Charles Hill. pt. IV. Voices from the field. Voices from the field / Rory Blain [and others].
Responsibility: edited by Iain Robertson and Derrick Chong.
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Drawing on the experience of Sotheby's Institute of Art, this text exposes the realities of the commercial trade in fine art, from its structure to legal issues and wider cultural policy, and  Read more...


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