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The Resource The $12 million stuffed shark : the curious economics of contemporary art, Don Thompson

The $12 million stuffed shark : the curious economics of contemporary art, Don Thompson

Label
The $12 million stuffed shark : the curious economics of contemporary art
Title
The $12 million stuffed shark
Title remainder
the curious economics of contemporary art
Statement of responsibility
Don Thompson
Title variation
Twelve million dollar stuffed shark
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Donald N
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N6490
LC item number
.T525 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Modern
  • Video art
  • Art
  • Art
  • Art
Label
The $12 million stuffed shark : the curious economics of contemporary art, Don Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-260) and index
Contents
The $12 million stuffed shark -- Branding and insecurity -- Branded auctions -- Branded dealers -- The art of the dealer -- Art and artists -- Damien Hirst and the shark -- Warhol, Koons and Emin -- Charles Saatchi: branded collector -- Christie's and Sotheby's -- Choosing an auction hammer -- Auction psychology -- The secret world of auctions -- Francis Bacon's perfect portrait -- Auction houses versus dealers -- Art fairs: The final frontier -- Art and money -- Pricing contemporary art -- Fakes -- Art critics -- Museums -- End game -- Contemporary art as an investment -- Postscript
Control code
223886251
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Palgrave Macmillan ed
Extent
268 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230610224
Lccn
2008017980
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)223886251
Label
The $12 million stuffed shark : the curious economics of contemporary art, Don Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-260) and index
Contents
The $12 million stuffed shark -- Branding and insecurity -- Branded auctions -- Branded dealers -- The art of the dealer -- Art and artists -- Damien Hirst and the shark -- Warhol, Koons and Emin -- Charles Saatchi: branded collector -- Christie's and Sotheby's -- Choosing an auction hammer -- Auction psychology -- The secret world of auctions -- Francis Bacon's perfect portrait -- Auction houses versus dealers -- Art fairs: The final frontier -- Art and money -- Pricing contemporary art -- Fakes -- Art critics -- Museums -- End game -- Contemporary art as an investment -- Postscript
Control code
223886251
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Palgrave Macmillan ed
Extent
268 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780230610224
Lccn
2008017980
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)223886251

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