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    Billionaire’s Secrets on How to Make a Bundle in Art

    Returns can be eye-popping, but collectors must avoid the pitfalls of forgeries, fakes and rapidly changing tastes. By Frederik Balfour May 7, 2018, 5:00 PM EDT SHARE THIS ARTICLE ShareTweetPostEmail Andy Warhol once said: “Making money is art.” But what about making money from art? A boom in the global market has delivered some eye-popping returns in the past few years, drawing new collectors keen to invest in an asset class that offers cultural as well as financial appreciation. Irish horse breeder John Magnier will get at least $150 million for a painting of a nude by Amedeo Modigliani on May 14 in New York at Sotheby’s, thanks to a third-party guarantee. He paid $26.9…

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    7 ESSENTIAL BOOKS ON COLLECTING ART

    29. SEPTEMBER 2017|IN COLLECTORS, LIFESTYLE, LEARNING, ARTICLES AND FEATURES|BY ARTLAND EDITORSStay up-to-date with Artland magazine  Whether a newbie or a seasoned pro, navigating the art scene as a collector can be both frustrating and rewarding. To help make it easier to build a collection of meaning and value, we have put together a list of seven books that reveal the processes and practices of art collecting. Collecting Art for Love, Money and More (2013)By Ethan Wagner & Thea Westreich Wagner Arranged into ten topics that are approached through a key question and answer format, art advisors Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner offer an accessible yet unrivalled insider’s view into the often opaque world of collecting…