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The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art

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Why would a smart New York investment banker pay $12 million for the decaying, stuffed carcass of a shark? By what alchemy does Jackson Pollock’s drip painting “No. 5, 1948 “sell for $140 million?

Intriguing and entertaining, “The $12 Million Stuffed Shark” is a “Freakonomics” approach to the economics and psychology of the contemporary art world. Why were record prices achieved at auction for works by 131 contemporary artists in 2006 alone, with astonishing new heights reached in 2007? Don…


The 12 Million Stuffed Shark


Author by : Don Thompson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2012-02-21
Publisher by : St. Martin's Press


Description : Why would a smart New York investment banker pay $12 million for the decaying, stuffed carcass of a shark? By what alchemy does Jackson Pollock's drip painting No. 5, 1948 sell for $140 million? Intri...

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The 12 Million Stuffed Shark


Author by : Don Thompson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2010-09-25
Publisher by : Aurum Press Limited


Description : DIV Why would a smart New York investment banker pay twelve million dollars for the decaying, stuffed carcass of a shark? By what alchemy does Jackson Pollock’s drip painting No.5 1948 sell for $140...

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The 12 Million Stuffed Shark


Author by : Don Thompson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2009-09-22
Publisher by : Anchor Canada


Description : The $12 Million Stuffed Shark delves into the economics and psychology of the contemporary art world – artists, dealers, auction houses, and wealthy collectors. If it’s true – as so often said ...

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The Supermodel And The Brillo Box


Author by : Don Thompson
Languange Used : en
Release Date : 2015-11-17
Publisher by : St. Martin's Griffin


Description : Acquiring contemporary art is about passion and lust, but it is also about branding, about the back story that comes with the art, about the relationship of money and status, and, sometimes, about cel...

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