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Collecting and Care of Fine Art by  Carl; Foreword by Richard J. Boyle David - 1st edition - 1981 - from civilizingbooks (SKU: 989ARL50-3545)

Collecting and Care of Fine Art

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Collecting and Care of Fine Art

by David, Carl; Foreword by Richard J. Boyle

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A Herman Michelman Book, Crown Publishing, NY, 1981. 1st edition. Hardcover. Near Fine /Near Fine. "Collecting and Care of Fine Art' is a thorough examination of the intricacies of the art market. Written by a professional art dealer, this book covers all phases of buying, selling and caring for works of art, from auctions and insurance to restoration and appraisals. Carl David's advice... is invaluable, covering such topics asthe characteristics of a gallery and its proprietor that will assure forthright dealings, what deals to avoid...precautions to take in the conservation of paintings, from simple cleaning to restoration techniques such as inpainting and relining... shipping and insuring works of art, how to guage the competence of an appraiser... buying and selling... evaluat[ing] the current value... advice on the types of art that will make good investments..." [Dust Jacket] Scuff marks on the dust jacket cover otherwise the book is in Fine condition. There is a protective mylar cover. STATED 1ST EDITION.

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Bookseller Inventory #
989ARL50-3545
Title
Collecting and Care of Fine Art
Author
David, Carl; Foreword by Richard J. Boyle
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A Herman Michelman Book, Crown Publishing, NY
Date published
1981
Keywords
Art care, art restoration, art appraisal, art investment, art auctions, art buying, art selling, art galleries
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