Art Sales Index 2005 Edition (2003-2004 auction season)
Author:Anthony R. Westbridge
Publisher: Westbridge Publications Ltd.
Price: $45.00 Cdn. plus shipping & GST
Cover Type: Soft Cover
running out of superlatives for the Canadian art market's performance.
It just keeps on getting better and better. Despite a lower than normal
number of works recorded the 2003-2004 auction year was still the most
accomplished on record, posting an exceptional record-setting $34 million
in sales! The season also gave us a new average price per painting sold
of $7126, up 3.55% over the previous year and a clear sign that the quality
of works at auction is definitely on the increase. The new record high
annual turnover has also given the Canadian art market its eighth consecutive
What effect has this record-setting year had on the works in your fine
art portfolio? With most sectors of the market showing strong gains it
is likely the value of your collection has improved, and perhaps significantly.
You can find out current market values and a great deal more important
information relevant to the status of your collection in the all new
2005 edition of the Canadian Art Sales Index,
Canada's principal resource guide for Canadian art prices. Now into its
25th year the Index brings you all the prices, from $100 up, in salerooms
from Saint John to Victoria, New York to London, Paris, Milan and beyond.
In this year's book - the 2005 edition - you'll discover:
- Over 4770 new auction prices - including several
significant artists' records
- Over $34 million in Canadian art sales
- Works by more than 1125 Canadian artists and
- Results from 32 salerooms and 81 auctions
- A revised Top 100 paintings list and Top 100
- A complete market overview for the past year
as seen through the nation's leading market indicator, the WPL Composite
Canadian Art Index
- And much more of interest and value to you as
a collector/investor of Canadian art!
2005 edition of the Index has the prices that set the benchmark
for a new era in Canadian art. It's definitely one edition you'll not
want to miss. Order your copy today!