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Economy Forcing Corporate Sell Out of Art

Will tough times trigger corporate art selloff? By JILL LAWLESS (AP) – 1 day ago LONDON — Corporations worried about the bottom line are taking a look at their office walls. Over decades, many of the world’s wealthiest banks and companies have … Continue reading

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Is it a good investment to buy pieces from new artists?

Many emerging artists are waiting to be discovered and become well-known over time. There are two types of new artists; the artist who has been formally trained and the self taught artist.  As far as the value of the investment, … Continue reading

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Art Deco History

Source: http://www.newyorkantique.net I, personally, love art deco and was thrilled to find this article on its role in today’s modern art world. Here is the article in it’s entirety: In this line of business of modern art, art deco plays … Continue reading

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Documenting Your Investment of Art

Artwork Details Document your artwork fully, be sure to include size, current condition, type of Artwork. Also, makes notes about any identifying numbers or markings on the artwork and make sure you know the correct title and date of the … Continue reading

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Safely Hanging or Storing Artwork

Never hang expensive art over a fireplace. Always protect it from heat and direct sunlight. Use appropriate art hangers. Go to a professional to get advise if you aren’t sure. If you need to store your work, be careful with … Continue reading

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