Evaluating the Current Art Market – Part 4 of 5

Continuing our art market series, we researched how blue-chip artists are performing in relation to the rest of the Contemporary market and found an interesting fact about Andy Warhol’s sales. Warhol outsold the bottom 46k Contemporary lots at Christie’s in 2014 by £3M.

View our mini graph below to see how Warhol’s superior sales compare to Cristiano Ronaldo’s dominating salary

Andy Warhol Outsells 46K Contemporary Artist Lost Yearly

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Evaluating the Current Art Market – Part 1 of 5 – In the first part we explored whether the current art market is in a bubble

Evaluating the Current Art Market – Part 2 of 5 – In the second part we discussed the use of art as an investment

Evaluating the Current Art Market – Part 3 of 5 – In the third part of our art market series, we’ll explore the practises of galleries and private dealers.

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Jay wrote about luxury asset trends for Borro Private Finance