Grampp, a noted neo-classical economist and lifelong student of art draws on art histories, biographies and memoirs, trade reports, and economic analyses to answer questions such as these. This is a first attempt to explain in layman's language the workings of the art market.
CONTENTS: Intro * Art & Economics Reconciled * The Acquisition of Art * The Art of Painters and the Craft * The Art Market * Art Museums * Why Does Government Assist the Arts? * Should Government Assist the Arts?
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Book Description Basic Books, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110465063217
Book Description Basic Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0465063217 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0174345