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  • Art at Auction in 17th Century Amsterdamby John Michael Montias

    Amsterdam University Press 2002; US$ 50.50

    Examines original documents from Amsterdam's Orphan Chamber, analyzing the profiles of buyers of art by auction more...

  • Fine Art and High Financeby Clare McAndrew

    Wiley 2010; US$ 39.95

    Art and finance coalesce in the elite world of fine art collecting and investing. Investors and collectors can’t protect and profit from their collections without grappling with a range of complex issues like risk, insurance, restoration, and conservation. They require intimate knowledge not only of art but also of finance. Clare McAndrew... more...

  • Art Smartby Alan D. Bryce

    Dundurn 2007; US$ 11.99

    Art Smart s advice will allow you to venture into the often-intimidating world of art with confidence and make intelligent purchases for pleasure and profit. more...

  • Classic Ephemeraby Darren Henley; Tim Lihoreau

    Elliott & Thompson 2009; US$ 8.47

    How long did it take Rossini to compose The Barber of Seville? Which composer named five of his children Johann? Why was Elgar depicted on the back of a 20 note? Find out all this and more in the brand new edition of Classic FM's Classic Ephemera, an irresistible compilation of facts, figures and trivia from the world of classical music. Written... more...

  • Art Glass Identification & Price Guideby John III Shuman

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 18.99

    Daring designers such as Louis Comfort Tiffany and Reneacute Lalique are remembered for their intricate pattern creations with glass that pushed the evolution of design. These entrancingly beautiful masterpieces of yesterday are commanding high prices in today's antiques and collectibles marketplace. Author John Shuman Ill gives art glass collectors... more...

  • Taking AIM!by Marysol Nieves

    Fordham University Press 2011; US$ 23.99

    Taking Aim! The Business of Being an Artist Today is a practical, affordable resource guide filled with invaluable advice for the emerging artist. The book is specially designed to aid visual artists in furtheringtheir careers through unfiltered information about the business practices and idiosyncrasies of the contemporary art world. It demystifies... more...

  • The Fine Artist's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotionby Julius Vitali

    Allworth Press 2003; US$ 24.95

    Filled with innovative tips and advice for the fine artist on a budget, The Fine Artist's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotion teaches you how to function as your own press agent. Learn how to create attention grabbing publicity videos, press releases, and e-mails; exhibit and publish your work in magazines and newspapers; assemble grant proposals;... more...

  • How to Start and Run a Commercial Art Galleryby Edward Winkleman

    Allworth Press 2010; US$ 24.95

    Aspiring and new art gallery owners can now find everything they need to plan and operate a successful art gallery in this comprehensive volume. Edward Winkleman draws on his years of experience to explain step by step how to start your new venture. Chapters detail how to: write a business plan find start-up capital find your ideal locale ... more...

  • Pictures, Passions and Eyeby Michel Strauss

    Halban 2013; US$ 11.65

    Michel Strauss embarked on an enduring love affair at the age of six when he saw for the first time paintings by Manet, Monet and Degas: the passion aroused by these artists never left him. This passion, this 'eye' as he calls it led to his becoming Head of the Impressionist Department at Sotheby's where he remained for forty years. He describes the... more...

  • A Companion to American Artby John Davis; Jennifer A. Greenhill; Jason D. LaFountain

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00

    A Companion to American Art presents 35 newly-commissioned essays by leading scholars that explore the methodology, historiography, and current state of the field of American art history. Features contributions from a balance of established and emerging scholars, art and architectural historians, and other specialists Includes several... more...