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The Resource The supermodel and the Brillo box : back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art, Don Thompson

The supermodel and the Brillo box : back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art, Don Thompson

Label
The supermodel and the Brillo box : back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art
Title
The supermodel and the Brillo box
Title remainder
back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art
Statement of responsibility
Don Thompson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Donald N
Dewey number
709.05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N6490
LC item number
.T528 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Modern
  • Art
  • Art
Label
The supermodel and the Brillo box : back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art, Don Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stephanie -- The colors of contemporary art. The world of contemporary art ; The art market crash of '08 ; What jobs do we hire art for? ; Back story ; Authenticating Warhol -- Collecting and investing. Mugrabi, Saatchi, Sandretto, and the Vogels ; Contemporary art as an asset class -- The contemporary artists. Cattelan, Murakami, and Ai ; Damien Hirst, Artist and marketer ; Artists lauded, artists disdained ; Jacob Kassay's wild price ride -- The auction houses. Behind the gavel ; Christie's Sotheby's, and their competitors ; The scream ; The opaque side of auctions -- The art dealers. Gagosian and the evolution of the über dealer ; The artful dealer ; When auction houses and dealers collide -- Changing markets. Abu Dhabi and Qatar ; China is number two ; The Estella collection -- The market as medium. Art fairs ; The end game: click on a Warhol -- Postscript and references
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137279088
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013036143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861744676
  • (OCoLC)861744676
Label
The supermodel and the Brillo box : back stories and peculiar economics from the world of contemporary art, Don Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stephanie -- The colors of contemporary art. The world of contemporary art ; The art market crash of '08 ; What jobs do we hire art for? ; Back story ; Authenticating Warhol -- Collecting and investing. Mugrabi, Saatchi, Sandretto, and the Vogels ; Contemporary art as an asset class -- The contemporary artists. Cattelan, Murakami, and Ai ; Damien Hirst, Artist and marketer ; Artists lauded, artists disdained ; Jacob Kassay's wild price ride -- The auction houses. Behind the gavel ; Christie's Sotheby's, and their competitors ; The scream ; The opaque side of auctions -- The art dealers. Gagosian and the evolution of the über dealer ; The artful dealer ; When auction houses and dealers collide -- Changing markets. Abu Dhabi and Qatar ; China is number two ; The Estella collection -- The market as medium. Art fairs ; The end game: click on a Warhol -- Postscript and references
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137279088
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013036143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861744676
  • (OCoLC)861744676

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